Pretty Little Parlor

Play - Original

National Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: April 17, 1944
  • Closing Date: April 22, 1944
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: Claiborne Foster


A coldhearted, ambitious woman drives her husband to drink, out of his job with the railroad, and to tragedy, but she then meets her match with the railroad's president.


Opening Night Cast

Stella Adler in Pretty Little Parlor Stella Adler Clotilde
Ed Begley in Pretty Little Parlor Ed Begley Mr. Jonas
Sidney Blackmer Jefferson Hilyard
Marilyn Erskine Anastasia
Kip Good Dennis Baldwin
Paul Parks Mr. Kennedy
Mel Roberts Henry
Joan Tetzel Dora
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Claiborne Foster Writer
Ralph Bellamy Ralph Bellamy Director
  Stewart Chaney Scenic Design
  Paul Du Pont Costume Design
Ralph Bellamy Ralph Bellamy Producer
  John H. Moses Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1943 - 1944

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