General Seeger

Play - Original

Lyceum Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview: February 27, 1962
  • Opening Date: February 28, 1962
  • Closing Date: March 1, 1962
  • Previews: 1
  • Performances: 2

Playwright: Ira Levin


A U.S. Army General plans to honor his son, who supposedly died honorably in war, until the son's widow appears and claims the son killed himself, unable to live up to his father's unstinting demands for heroism. The General ultimately decides to investigate his own son's death.


Opening Night Cast

Matt Bennett Color Guard
Roscoe Lee Browne A Corporal
Lonny Chapman Lt. Colonel Bonney
Johnny Cosgrove Color Guard
Ann Harding Rena Seeger
John Leslie Major General Vohs
Tim O'Connor Boyd McKay
Gerald Richards Captain Peck
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ira Levin Writer
  George C. Scott Director
  Gerald Parker Scenic Design
  Noel Taylor Costume Design
  Ralph Holmes Lighting Design
  James D. Proctor Press Representative
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1961 - 1962

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