The Lincoln Mask

Play - Original

Plymouth Theatre

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  • First Preview: October 20, 1972
  • Opening Date: October 30, 1972
  • Closing Date: November 4, 1972
  • Previews: 19
  • Performances: 8

Playwright: V. J. Longhi


Scenes from Abraham Lincoln's life, focusing on his stance against slavery, are interspersed with scenes from Our American Cousin, the play Lincoln was watching the night he was assassinated at Ford's Theater.


Opening Night Cast

Thomas Barbour Ninian Edwards
Jean Bruno Georgina
Mrs. Shields
W.B. Brydon Stephen A. Douglas
Patricia Cope Mary Meredith
Ronnie Clair Edwards Florence
Fred Gwynne Abraham Lincoln
Albert Henderson Shields
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Opening Night Production Credits

  V. J. Longhi Writer
  Gene Frankel Director
  Kert F. Lundell Scenic Design
  Patricia Quinn Stuart Costume Design
  Thomas R. Skelton Lighting Design
  Jack Shearing Audio
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1972 - 1973

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