Brooks Atkinson Theatre, (2/02/1970 - 4/18/1970)

First Preview: Jan 19, 1970
Opening Date: Feb 02, 1970
Closing Date: Apr 18, 1970
Total Previews: 16
Total Performances: 96

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: New York City. The present.
Comments: No formal opening date was actually set. Critics were initially not invited to to review the production, however they would be welcome to attend if they so desire. David Black eventually invited critics, however, per the producer's request, reviews were held until February 3, 1970.

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by James M. Nederlander and Joseph Nederlander

Produced by David Black; Produced in association with Donald J. Trump

Written by Richard Seff

Directed by Paul Aaron

Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Lighting Design by Martin Aronstein; Costume Design by Florence Klotz

General Manager: Jose Véga; Company Manager: R. Tyler Gatchell, Jr.

Production Manager: Charles Gray; Stage Manager: Bert Wood; Assistant Stage Mgr: Garth Dolderer

General Press Representative: Betty Lee Hunt; Press Representative: Henry Luhrman and Ruth D. Smuckler; Assistant Press Representative: Harriett Trachtenberg; Advertising: Blaine-Thompson

Opening Night Cast

Sam LeveneDaniel Brand
Molly PiconHortense Brand
Gwyda DonHoweCharlotte Grael
Terry KiserRoger Brand
Zina JasperArlene Kander
Laryssa LauretHellevi Gessnehr
Dorothy SandsHattie Fields
Gary TigermanAndrew Grael

Standby: Beatrice Pons (Hortense Brand) and Jack Somack (Daniel Brand)

Understudies: Garth Dolderer (Andrew Grael), Beatrice Pons (Hattie Fields), Jane Singer (Arlene Kander, Charlotte Grael, Hellevi Gessnehr) and John Towey (Roger Brand)

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