Don't Drink the Water

Comedy - Original

Morosco Theatre (November 17, 1966 - January 20, 1968)
Ethel Barrymore Theatre (January 22, 1968 - March 23, 1968)
Belasco Theatre (March 25, 1968 - April 20, 1968)
  • First Preview: November 2, 1966
  • Opening Date: November 17, 1966
  • Closing Date: April 20, 1968
  • Previews: 19
  • Performances: 598

Playwright: Woody Allen


In Woody Allen's comedy, a caterer from Newark, New Jersey, travels behind the Iron Curtain with his wife and daughter; all become suspected of being spies and must hide out in the American Embassy.


Opening Night Cast

Lou Jacobi Walter Hollander
Kay Medford Marion Hollander
Tony Roberts in Don't Drink the Water Tony Roberts Axel Magee
Anita Gillette Susan Hollander
Luke Andreas Novotny
Jonathan Bolt Waiter
Oliver Clark The Sultan of Bashir
James Dukas Krojack
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Opening Night Production Credits

Woody Allen Woody Allen Writer
  Stanley Prager Director
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Motley Costume Design
  Jo Mielziner Lighting Design
  Lincoln J. Stulick Sound Design
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