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Don't Drink the Water   

Morosco Theatre, (11/17/1966 - 1/20/1968)
Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (1/22/1968 - 3/23/1968)
Belasco Theatre, (3/25/1968 - 4/20/1968)
First Preview: Nov 02, 1966 Total Previews: 19
Opening Date: Nov 17, 1966    
Closing Date: Apr 20, 1968 Total Performances: 598

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: An American Embassy somewhere behind the Iron Curtain.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization; Morosco Theatre Managing Director: Louis A. Lotito
Produced by David Merrick; Produced in association with Jack Rollins and Charles Joffe; Associate Producer: Samuel Liff
Written by Woody Allen
Directed by Stanley Prager
Scenic Design by Jo Mielziner; Lighting Design by Jo Mielziner; Costume Design by Motley; Sound Design by Lincoln J. Stulick; Production Sound: Robert Maybaum; Associate Designer: Paul Trautvetter; Assistant to Mr. Mielziner: Leor C. Warner
Company Manager: Richard Osorio
Stage Manager: Jim Stevenson; Production Manager: Ross Bowman; Assistant Stage Mgr: John Hallow
General Press Representative: Harvey B. Sabinson and Lee Solters; Press Representative: Jay Russell; Casting Director: Linda Otto; Associate Casting Director: Geoffrey Johnson; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson and Fred Golden; Assistant to Mr. Merrick: Helen Nickerson; Staff Associate: Sylvia Schwartz and Lynn Middleton
Lou JacobiWalter Hollander
Kay MedfordMarion Hollander
Anthony RobertsAxel Magee
Anita GilletteSusan Hollander
Luke AndreasNovotny
Jonathan BoltWaiter
Oliver ClarkThe Sultan of Bashir
James DukasKrojack
John HallowKaznar
House JamesonAmbassador James F. Magee
Dick LibertiniFather Drobney
Gerry MatthewsKilroy
Donna MillsSultan's 1st Wife
Sharon TalbotCountess Bordoni
Gene VarroneChef
Curtis WheelerBurns
Standby: Merle Albertson (Marion Hollander) and Don De Leo (Walter Hollander)
Understudies: Luke Andreas (Chef, Krojack, The Sultan of Bashir), Jonathan Bolt (Axel Magee), John Hallow (Ambassador James F. Magee, Burns, Father Drobney), Donna Mills (Susan Hollander) and Jim Stevenson (Kaznar, Kilroy)