Edwin Booth

Drama - Original

46th Street Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: November 24, 1958
  • Closing Date: December 13, 1958
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 24

Playwright: Milton Geiger


The life of Edwin Booth, the great 19th-century actor whose brother John Wilkes Booth murdered Abraham Lincoln, is the subject of Milton Geiger's play.


Opening Night Cast

José Ferrer Edwin Booth
Lorne Greene William Winter
Ian Keith Junius Brutus Booth, the elder
Lois Smith Mary Devlin
Richard Waring John Wilkes Booth
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Milton Geiger Writer
  José Ferrer Director
  Zvi Geyra Scenic Design
  Edith Head Costume Design
  Zvi Geyra Lighting Design
  Milton Baron General Manager for Mr. Ferrer
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