The Story of Mary Surratt

Drama - Revival

Henry Miller's Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: February 8, 1947
  • Closing Date: February 15, 1947
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 11

Playwright: John Patrick


John Patrick's play depicts Mary Surratt, who ran the boardinghouse where the conspirators involved in Abraham Lincoln's assassination met and was convicted and sentenced to hang when there was little evidence to prove her innocence.


Opening Night Cast

Dorothy Gish Mary Surratt
Kent Smith Reverdy Johnson
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Patrick Writer
  John Patrick Director
  Samuel Leve Scenic Design
  Girvan Higginson Lighting Design
  Emmett R. Callahan General Manager
  Louis Lissner Company Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1946 - 1947

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