Life with Mother

Comedy - Original

Empire Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: October 20, 1948
  • Closing Date: June 4, 1949
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 262

Playwright: Russel Crouse, Howard Lindsay


After over 20 years of marriage, mother Vinnie labors to finally get an engagement ring, which her husband, Father, had always considered a bad investment, in Howard Lindsay and Russel Crouse's sequel to the popular family comedy Life with Father.


Opening Night Cast

Robert Antoine John
Dorothy Bernard Margaret
John Drew Devereaux Clarence
Mary Diveny in Life with Mother Mary Diveny Bridget
Amy Douglass Mrs. Willoughby
Robert Emhardt Clyde Miller
David Frank Whitney
Ruth Hammond Cousin Cora
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Howard Lindsay Writer
  Russel Crouse Writer
  Guthrie McClintic Director
  Donald Oenslager Country home setting
  Stewart Chaney Town house setting
  Donald Oenslager Costume Design
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