Comedy - Revival

Longacre Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: April 6, 1970
  • Closing Date: April 11, 1970
  • Previews: 5
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw


A minister's wife becomes an object of infatuation for an idealistic young poet, in George Bernard Shaw's comedic look at the changing views on gender and social equality.


Opening Night Cast

Wesley Addy The Reverend James Mavor Morell
Robert Browning Eugene Marchbanks
Celeste Holm in Candida Celeste Holm Candida
Cavada Humphrey Miss Proserpine Garnett
Keith Mackey Mr. Burgess
Paxton Whitehead in Candida Paxton Whitehead The Reverend Alexander Mill
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Writer
  Lawrence Carra Director
John Braden John Braden Scenic Design
  Miles White Costume Design
  John Gleason Lighting Design
  Sherman Gross General Manager
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1969 - 1970

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