Embezzled Heaven

Drama - Original

National Theatre

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  • Opening Date: October 31, 1944
  • Closing Date: January 13, 1945
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 52

Playwright: Ladislaus Bush-Fekete, Mary Helen Fay


A humble woman has served as cook to a countess for 30 years, sending money to her nephew in the hope that he will join the priesthood, only to find that he has run away to join a carnival.


Opening Night Cast

Ethel Barrymore Teta
Sanford Meisner Bichler
David Barnaby Sediaris
Wolfe Barzell Prossnitzer
Else Basserman Mrs. Schultz
Julian Benjamin Papal Valet
Bettina Cerf Countess Argan
Marcel Dill Sottomaestro
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ladislaus Bush-Fekete Writer
  Mary Helen Fay Writer
  B. Iden Payne Staging
  Stewart Chaney Production Design
  Robert Davison Costume Design for Miss Barrymore, Mr. Basserman, Miss Cerf and Papal Retinue
  Sara Greenspan Assistant Business Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1944 - 1945

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