Harriet

Play - Revival

City Center

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: September 27, 1944
  • Closing Date: October 5, 1944
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 11

Playwright: Colin Clements, Florence Ryerson

Synopsis

Harriet Beecher marries Professor Calvin Stowe and begins writing to escape her overbearing family. She finds fame, wealth, and a cause with her anti-slavery novel Uncle Tom's Cabin.

 

Opening Night Cast

Helen Hayes in Harriet Helen Hayes Harriet Beecher Stowe
Philippa Bevans Jane
Ethel Craft Isabella Beecher
Henry Craig Neslo Mr. Tuttle
Ralph Douglas Freddie Stowe
Virginia Dyer Mrs. Hobbes
Robert Emhardt Calvin Stowe
Peter Griffith Young Freddie Stowe
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Florence Ryerson Writer
  Colin Clements Writer
Elia Kazan Elia Kazan Staging
  Lemuel Ayers Scenic Design
  Aline Bernstein Costume Design
  Gilbert Miller Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1944 - 1945

 
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