An Enemy of the People

Drama - Revival

Broadhurst Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 28, 1950
  • Closing Date: January 27, 1951
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 36

Playwright: Henrik Ibsen


When Dr. Thomas Stockmann discovers toxic contamination in the water used at the local baths, he expects to be hailed as a hero. But since the baths are the town's main source of revenue, the community fights to silence him — and Dr. Stockmann learns there are forces more powerful than truth.


Opening Night Cast

Martin Brooks Hovstad
Morris Carnovsky Peter Stockmann
Ralph Dunn Captain Horster
Florence Eldridge Mrs. Stockmann
Fredric March Dr. Thomas Stockmann
Ralph Robertson Morten
Art Smith Morten Kiil
Fred Stewart Aslaksen
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Opening Night Production Credits

Henrik Ibsen Henrik Ibsen Writer
  Robert Lewis Director
  Aline Bernstein Scenic Design
  Aline Bernstein Costume Design
  Lars Nordenson Producer
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