I Remember Mama

Comedy - Original

Music Box Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 19, 1944
  • Closing Date: June 29, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 713

Playwright: John Van Druten


A Norwegian immigrant family, settling into 1910s San Francisco and held together by its indomitable Mama, is the subject of John Van Druten's adaptation of Kathryn Forbes' novel Mama's Bank Account.


Opening Night Cast

Mady Christians Mama
Oscar Homolka Uncle Chris
Joan Tetzel Katrin
Robert Antoine Arne
Marlon Brando in I Remember Mama Marlon Brando Nels
Josephine Brown Florence Dana Moorhead
Ruth Gates Aunt Jenny
Adrienne Gessner Aunt Trina
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Opening Night Production Credits

  John Van Druten Writer
  George Jenkins Scenic Design
  Lucinda Ballard Costume Design
  George Jenkins Lighting Design
  Morris Jacobs General Manager
  Maurice Winters Company Manager
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