The Greatest Man Alive

Comedy - Original

Ethel Barrymore Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: May 8, 1957
  • Closing Date: May 11, 1957
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 5

Playwright: Tony Webster


A 72-year-old man tries to commit suicide but is constantly interrupted, in Tony Webster's comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Joseph Boland Policeman
Russell Collins Tom Hopkins
John Gibson Bishop Hansen
Stephen Gray Photographer
Richard Kelly Harry Dugan
Dennis King Amos Benedict
Kathleen Maguire Peggy Thomas
Edgar Meyer Ambulance Driver
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Tony Webster Writer
  Elliott Nugent Director
  Frederick Fox Scenic Design
  Frederick Fox Costume Design
  Frederick Fox Lighting Design
  Richard E. French General Manager
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