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This production played in repertory with Boy Meets Girl

Playhouse Theatre, (4/12/1976 - 5/02/1976)
First Preview: Mar 30, 1976 Total Previews: 15
Opening Date: Apr 12, 1976    
Closing Date: May 02, 1976 Total Performances: 13

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Drawing Room at General Varney's House, Franklin Street, Richmond, an evening in October, 1864; Telegraph Office, War Department.

Production Staff
Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder); Phoenix Theatre Executive Director: Marilyn S. Miller; Phoenix Theatre Producing Director: Daniel Freudenberger
Written by William Gillette; Musical Director: Arthur Miller
Directed by Daniel Freudenberger
Scenic Design by James Tilton; Lighting Design by James Tilton; Costume Design by Clifford Capone; Sound Design by David Rapkin; Hair Design by Lyn Quiyou
General Manager: Marilyn S. Miller
Production Manager: Robert Beard; Stage Manager: Jonathan Penzner and Peter De Nicola
Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Casting: Bonnie Golub; Advertising: Ash / LeDonne
Lenny BakerHenry Dumont
Frederick CoffinLieutenant Maxwell
Alice DrummondMrs. Varney
Joe GrifasiCorporal Matson
David HarrisJonas
Marybeth HurtCaroline Mitford
Jeffrey JonesSergeant Wilson
Charles KimbroughBenton Arrelsford
John LithgowCaptain Thorne
Arthur MillerBanjo, Autoharp, Harmonica
Moultrie PattenCavalry Orderly
Jonathan PenznerLieutenant Allison
Roy PooleMajor General Harrison Randolph
Rex RobbinsLieutenant Foray
Hansford RoweTelegraph Messenger
Don ScardinoWilfred Varney
Meryl StreepEdith Varney
Louise StubbsMartha
Stuart WarmflashPrivate Eddinger
Understudies: Gwendolyn Brown (Edith Varney, Mrs. Varney), Frederick Coffin (Benton Arrelsford), Joe Grifasi (Lieutenant Foray), Jeffrey Jones (Henry Dumont, Lieutenant Maxwell), Ann McDonough (Caroline Mitford), Moultrie Patten (Lieutenant Allison, Major General Harrison Randolph), Rex Robbins (Captain Thorne) and Stuart Warmflash (Wilfred Varney)
Drama Desk Award
 1976 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 
  Meryl Streep