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The Royal Family   

For the revival, the authors brought topical references in the script up to date. On the opening night John Emery stumbled coming down a stair, tore liagments in his ankle and played the last two acts
 
City Center , (1/10/1951 - 1/21/1951)
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Opening Date:Jan 10, 1951   
Closing Date:Jan 21, 1951 Total Performances:15

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The duplex apartment of the Cavendishes, in the East Fifties, New York, 1927.


Production Staff
Produced by New York City Theatre Company; Executive Producer: George Schaefer
Written by George S. Kaufman and Edna Ferber
Staged by Richard Whorf
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Emeline Roche
Stage Manager: William Johnson
Cast
Olive Blakeney Kitty Dean
Fanny's sister-in-law
J. Edward Bromberg Oscar Wolfe
Ossie Davis Jo
Evelyn Ellis Della
John Emery Tony Cavendish
Fanny's son
Chris Gampel Gunga
Peggy Ann Garner Gwen Cavendish
Fanny's granddaughter
Ethel Griffies Fanny Cavendish
Ruth Hussey Julie Cavendish
Fanny's daughter
Morris Miller McDermott
Bernard Nadell Herbert Dean
Fanny's brother
Theodore Newton Gilbert Marshall
Marjorie Redmond Miss Peake
Tom Hughes Sand Chauffeur
Robert Webber Perry Stewart
Wendell Whitten Hall boy
Walt Witcover Another hall boy