Third Best Sport

Comedy - Original

Ambassador Theatre

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  • Opening Date: December 30, 1958
  • Closing Date: March 7, 1959
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 79

Playwright: Eleanor Bayer, Leo Bayer


A corporate executive's bride joins him on an industrial convention and winds up a fish out of water, eventually insulting a prospective client's wife.


Opening Night Cast

Spofford J. Beadle Bellboy
Joseph Boland Spencer McHenry
Irene Cowan Myra McHenry
Andrew Duggan Douglas Sayre
Jane Hoffman Amy Underhill
Celeste Holm in Third Best Sport Celeste Holm Helen Sayre
James Karen Chuck Robbins
Judson Laire John Wagner
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Eleanor Bayer Writer
  Leo Bayer Writer
  Michael Howard Staging
  Marvin Reiss Scenic Design
  J. Michael Travis Costume Design
  Robert Mackintosh Miss Holm\'s Clothes
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1958 - 1959

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