The Man

Drama - Original

Fulton Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 19, 1950
  • Closing Date: April 8, 1950
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 92

Playwright: Mel Dinelli


An old woman takes an interest in the young man she has hired to clean her house, who turns out to have paranoid spells to the point of imprisoning the woman in her own house.


Opening Night Cast

Dorothy Gish Mrs. Gillis
Richard Boone Mr. Stephens
Robert Emhardt Mr. Armstrong
Peggy Ann Garner Ruth
Don Hanmer Howard Wilton
Frank McNellis Mr. Franks
Josh White Jr. Doug
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Mel Dinelli Writer
  Martin Ritt Director
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Julia Sze Costume Design
  Jo Mielziner Lighting Design
  Max Allentuck General Manager
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Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1950 Theatre World Award Don Hanmer Winner
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