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Comedy - Revival

Royale Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: September 4, 1946
  • Closing Date: November 9, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 79

Playwright: Ben Hecht, Charles MacArthur


A managing editor of a Chicago newspaper fights to keep his star reporter on the story of a condemned anarchist's jailbreak, when the reporter is ready to quit and get married.


Opening Night Cast

Jack Arnold Endicott
Benny Baker McCue
Rolly Beck Bensinger
Fred Bemis Carl
Isabel Bonner Mrs. Schlosser
Roger Clark Wilson
Joe De Santis Diamond Louis
Olive Deering Mollie Malloy
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ben Hecht Writer
  Charles MacArthur Writer
  Charles MacArthur Staging
  Nat Karson Scenic Design
  Irene Aronson Costume Design
  Hunt Stromberg, Jr. Producer
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