Comes a Day

Drama - Original

Ambassador Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 6, 1958
  • Closing Date: November 29, 1958
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 28

Playwright: Speed Lamkin


An alcoholic Southerner's wife is desperate to find her daughter a husband, willfully looking past the only candidate's violent nature until it is too late.


Opening Night Cast

Judith Anderson Isabel Lawton
Joseph Barr Lewis
George C. Scott Tydings Glenn
Brandon de Wilde C. D. Lawton
John Dutra Bud
Larry Hagman Jim Culpepper
Ruth Hammond Katherine Eubanks
Michael J. Pollard Joe Glover
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Speed Lamkin Writer
  Robert Mulligan Director
  Samuel Leve Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Samuel Leve Lighting Design
  Robert Rapport General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1958 - 1959

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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1959 Featured Actor in a Play George C. Scott Nominee
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