Event You Can't Take It With You
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Venue Criterion Theatre, North Sydney, NSW
First Date 7 January 1939
Last Date 17 January 1939
Dates Estimated No
Status Pro-Am
World Premiere No
Description A comedic play in three acts by George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart. The original production of the play premiered on Broadway in 1936, and played for 838 performances. The play won the 1937 Pulitzer Prize for Drama.
Performances on Saturday and Wednesday only for two weeks
Primary Genre Theatre - Spoken Word
Secondary Genre Test Comedy
Subjects Materialism
Name Function Notes
Howard Craven Actor Donald
Sumner Locke Elliott Actor Martin Vanderhof
Irene Thirkell Actor Alice
Moss Hart Playwright
George Kaufman Playwright
Doris Fitton Producer
Text Nationality United States of America
Production Nationality Australia
Further Information First performance by The Independent Theatre company at the venue which was ultimately to be their home for forty years. The complete cast was not entered.
Data Source
Source Description
Review "YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU.". (1939, January 9). The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954), p. 6.
Event Identifier 113680