The Shrike

Drama - Original

Cort Theatre

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  • Opening Date: January 15, 1952
  • Closing Date: May 31, 1952
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 161

Playwright: Joseph Kramm

Opening Night Cast

Judith Evelyn Ann Downs
José Ferrer Jim Downs
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Joseph Kramm Writer
  José Ferrer Director
  Howard Bay Scenic Design
  Edith Lutyens Costume Design
  Howard Bay Lighting Design
  Milton Baron General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1951 - 1952

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Pulitzer Prize

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1952 Pulitzer Prize for Drama Joseph Kramm Winner

Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1952 Actor in a Play José Ferrer Winner
1952 Direction (pre-1960) José Ferrer Winner
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