The Engagement Baby

Play - Original

Helen Hayes Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: May 21, 1970
  • Closing Date: May 23, 1970
  • Previews: 8
  • Performances: 4

Playwright: Stanley Shapiro


A Jewish advertising man going through marriage problems discovers that he has a love child with his childhood sweetheart, a black woman.


Opening Night Cast

Tom Aldredge in The Engagement Baby Tom Aldredge Victor Bard
Candy Azzara Miss Stone
Angus Cairns Voice from Cave
Dr. Brien
Gigi Cascio Wino in Alley
Clifton Davis in The Engagement Baby Clifton Davis Roger Porter
Henderson Forsythe Nelson Longhurst
James Karen Job Dispenser
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Stanley Shapiro Writer
  Gene Frankel Director
Robin Wagner Robin Wagner Scenic Design
Ann Roth Ann Roth Costume Design
  Jules Fisher Lighting Design
  Gigi Cascio Sound Created
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1969 - 1970

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