Sundown Beach

Play - Original

Belasco Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: September 7, 1948
  • Closing Date: September 11, 1948
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 7

Playwright: Bessie Breuer


Several flier veterans of World War II are destroyed by personal problems upon getting out of service and go to a Florida hospital for treatment.


Opening Night Cast

Tom Avera Henry
Martin Balsam Merle
Edward Binns George Washburn
Ira Cirker Psychiatric Captain
Joan Copeland Nadine
Ralph Cullinan Pop
Joseph Fallon Tommy
Vivian Firko Helen
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Bessie Breuer Writer
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Staging
  Ben Edwards Scenic Design
  Jean Rosenthal Lighting Design
  Louis J. Singer Producer
  The Actors Studio Producer
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1949 Theatre World Award Julie Harris Winner
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