Over 21

Play - Original

Music Box Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 3, 1944
  • Closing Date: July 8, 1944
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 221

Playwright: Ruth Gordon


A female novelist and screenwriter is married to a successful newspaper editor and secretly takes over writing his editorials when he enlists in World War II, in Ruth Gordon's play.


Opening Night Cast

Ruth Gordon Paula Wharton
Kay Aldridge Miss Manley
Carroll Ashburn Colonel H.C. Foley
Jessie Busley Mrs. Armina Gates
Eddie Hodge An Elderly Gent
Philip Loeb Joel I. Nixon
Dennie Moore Mrs. Foley
Beatrice Pearson Jan Lupton
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ruth Gordon Writer
George S.  Kaufman George S. Kaufman Staging
  Raymond Sovey Scenic Design
  Mainbocher Clothing Design
  Bianca Stroock Clothing Design, Except Miss Gordon
  Rube Bernstein Company Manager
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