The Great God Brown

Play - Original

Greenwich Village Theatre (January 23, 1926 - February 27, 1926)
Garrick Theatre (March 01, 1926 - May 08, 1926)
Klaw Theatre (May 10, 1926 - September 18, 1926)
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  • Opening Date: January 23, 1926
  • Closing Date: September 18, 1926
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 271

Playwright: Eugene O'Neill


Billy Brown and Dion Anthony, childhood friends and sons of business partners, both fall in love with Margaret and use different masks (physical and metaphorical) to change their personalities and win her at different times. Billy poses as Dion until he is discovered and abandoned, forgetting his true identity.


Opening Night Cast

William Harrigan William A. Brown
Leona Hogarth Margaret
Robert Keith Dion Anthony
Hugh Kidder Mr. Anthony
Clifford Sellers Mrs. Brown
Ann Shoemaker Cybel
Milano Tilden Mr. Brown
Eleanor Wesselhoeft Mrs. Anthony
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Opening Night Production Credits

Eugene O'Neill Eugene O'Neill Writer
  Robert Edmond Jones Staging
  Robert Edmond Jones Scenic Design
  Robert Edmond Jones Producer
  Kenneth MacGowan Producer
Eugene O'Neill Eugene O'Neill Producer
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