The Magnificent Yankee

Play - Original

Royale Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 22, 1946
  • Closing Date: June 8, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 160

Playwright: Emmet Lavery


Emmet Lavery's play is based on the life of Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes.


Opening Night Cast

Louis Calhern Mr. Justice Holmes
Dorothy Gish Fanny Dixwell Holmes
Edgar Barrier Mr. Justice Brandeis
Bruce Bradford Halloran
Mason Curry Dixon
Robert Healy Hamilton
Edward Hudson Rogers
Christopher Marvin Copeland
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Emmet Lavery Writer
  Arthur Hopkins Director
  Woodman Thompson Scenic Design
  Woodman Thompson Costume Design
  Max Siegel Company Manager
  Richard Maney Press Representative
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