Comedy - Revival

Shubert Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: April 27, 1942
  • Closing Date: May 31, 1942
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 27

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw


A minister's wife becomes an object of infatuation for an idealistic young poet, in George Bernard Shaw's comedic look at the changing views on gender and social equality.


Opening Night Cast

Stanley Bell The Reverend Alexander Mill
Katharine Cornell Candida
Dudley Digges Mr. Burgess
Raymond Massey The Reverend James Mavor Morell
Burgess Meredith in Candida Burgess Meredith Eugene Marchbanks
Mildred Natwick Miss Proserpine Garnett
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Writer
  Guthrie McClintic Staging
  Woodman Thompson Scenic Design
  Woodman Thompson Costume Design
  American Theatre Wing War Service Producer
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