The Penny Wars

Play - Original

Royale Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 15, 1969
  • Closing Date: October 18, 1969
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 5

Playwright: Elliott Baker


A family struggling through the Depression loses a father to death and a stepfather to suicide, in Elliott Baker's dramatization of his novel.


Opening Night Cast

Joseph Alfasa Dalesandro
John Anania Mr. Pitkin
Catherine Bacon Margaret O.
K. T. Baumann Lois
Robert Delbert Clarence
James Doolan Witowski
Martha Galphin Mrs. Pitkin
John Gerstad Reverend Sickles
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Elliott Baker Writer
Barbara Harris Barbara Harris Director
  William Ritman Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
  Martin Aronstein Lighting Design
  Lee Solters General Press Representative
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