The Rainmaker

Play - Original

Cort Theatre

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  • Opening Date: October 28, 1954
  • Closing Date: February 12, 1955
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 125

Playwright: N. Richard Nash


Plain Lizzie Curry finds herself falling, against her better judgment, for a traveler who promises to bring rain to her family's ever-dry Texas town.


Opening Night Cast

Geraldine Page in The Rainmaker Geraldine Page Lizzie Curry
Richard Coogan File
Darren McGavin in The Rainmaker Darren McGavin Bill Starbuck
Cameron Prud'homme H.C. Curry
Tom Flatley Reynolds Sheriff Thomas
Albert Salmi Jim Curry
Joseph Sullivan Noah Curry
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Opening Night Production Credits

  N. Richard Nash Writer
  Joseph Anthony Director
  Ralph Alswang Scenic Design
  Saul Bolasni Costume Design
  Ralph Alswang Lighting Design
  Thomas Hammond General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1954 - 1955

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