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  • (1934) Stage: Wrote "The Children's Hour", produced on Broadway (earliest Broadway credit). Drama. Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein. Directed / produced by Herman Shumlin. Maxine Elliott's Theatre: 20 Nov 1934-Jul 1936 (closing date unknown/691 performances). Cast: Barbara Beals (as "Rosalie Wells"), Katherine Emery (as "Karen Wright"), Katherine Emmett (as "Mrs. Amelia Tilford"), Lynne Fisher (as "Helen Burton"), Robert Keith (as "Dr. Joseph Cardin"), Barbara Leeds (as "Catherine"), Aline McDermott (as "Mrs. Lily Mortar"), Florence McGee (as "Mary Tilford"), Edmonia Nolley (as "Agatha"), Eugenia Rawls (as "Peggy Rogers"; Broadway debut), Anne Revere (as "Martha Dobie"), Jacqueline Rusling (as "Lois Fisher"), Elizabeth Seckel (as "Evelyn Munn"), Jack Tyler (as "A Grocery Boy"). NOTE: Filmed as These Three (1936), The Children's Hour (1961).
  • (1936) Stage: Wrote "Days to Come", produced on Broadway. Scenic Design by Aline Bernstein. Directed / produced by Herman Shumlin. Vanderbilt Theatre: 15 Dec 1936-unknown (7 performances). Cast: Frieda Altman (as "Cora Rodman"), Jack Carr (as "Mossie Dowel"), Charles Dingle (as "Sam Wilkie"), Florence Eldridge (as "Julie Rodman"), Thomas Fisher (as "Joe Easter"), Muriel Gallick (as "Lucy"), William Harrigan (as "Andrew Rodman"), Ben Smith (as "Leo Whalen"), Joseph Sweeney (as "Thomas Firth"), Ned Wever (as "Henry Ellicott"), Clare Woodbury (as "Hannah"). NOTE: Filmed as Kaikki tulevat päivät (1982).
  • (1939) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes", produced on Broadway. Drama. Directed / produced by Herman Shumlin. National Theatre: 15 Feb 1939-3 Feb 1940 (410 performances). Cast: Tallulah Bankhead (as "Regina Giddens"), Patricia Collinge (as "Birdie Hubbard"), Frank Conroy (as "Horace Giddens"), Lee Baker (as "William Marshall"), Charles Dingle (as "Benjamin Hubbard"), Dan Duryea (as "Leo Hubbard"), John Marriott (as "Cal"), Abbey Mitchell (credited as Abbie Mitchell; as "Addie"), Carl Benton Reid (as "Oscar Hubbard"), Florence Williams (as "Alexandra Giddens"). Replacement actors: Eugenia Rawls (as "Alexandra Giddens").
  • (1941) Stage: Wrote "Watch on the Rhine", produced on Broadway. Drama. Directed / produced by Herman Shumlin. Martin Beck Theatre: 1 Apr 1941-21 Feb 1942 (378 performances). NOTE: Filmed as Watch on the Rhine (1943).
  • (1944) Stage: Wrote "The Searching Wind", produced on Broadway. Drama. Scenic Design by Howard Bay. Directed /produced by Herman Shumlin. Fulton Theatre: 12 Apr 1944-20 Jan 1945 (318 performances). NOTE: Filmed as The Searching Wind (1946).
  • (1946) Stage: Wrote "Another Part of the Forest", produced on Broadway. Drama.
  • (1949) Stage: Wrote directed "Montserrat", produced on Broadway. Adapted from the French by Emmanuel Roblès. Scenic Design by Howard Bay. Costume Design by Irene Sharaff. Fulton Theatre: 29 Oct 1949-24 Dec 1949 (65 performances). Cast: John Abbott (as "Juan Salcedo Alvarez"), George Bartenieff (as "Ricardo"), Francis Compton (as "Father Coronil"), Robert Crawley (as "Soldier"), Stefan Gierasch (as "Soldier"), Edward Groag (as "Monk"), William Hansen (as "Luhan"), Julie Harris (as "Felisa"), Kurt Kasznar (as "Monk"), Stephen Lawrence (as "Lieutenant"), Richard Malek (as "Zavala"), Gregory Morton (as "Morales"), Vivian Nathan (as "Matilde"), Nehemiah Persoff (as "Antonanzas"), William Redfield (as "Montserrat"), Reinhold Schünzel (as "Salas Ina"), Emlyn Williams (as "Izquierdo"). Replacement actor: Kim Stanley (as "Felisa"; Broadway debut). Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden and Gilbert Miller.
  • (1949) Stage: Wrote "Regina", produced on Broadway. Musical/drama/opera.
  • (1951) Stage: Wrote "The Autumn Garden", produced on Broadway. Scenic Design / Lighting Design by Howard Bay. Directed by Harold Clurman. Coronet Theatre: 7 Mar 1951-2 Jun 1951 (101 performances). Cast: Florence Eldridge, Ethel Griffies (as "Mrs. Mary Ellis"), Fredric March (as "Nicholas Denery"), Kent Smith (as "Edward Crossman"), Jane Wyatt (as "Nina Denery"; final Broadway role), Margaret Barker, Maxwell Glanville, Carol Goodner, Lois Holmes, Colin Keith-Johnston, James Lipton, Joan Lorring. Produced by Kermit Bloomgarden.
  • Novel: "Pentimento" (filmed as Julia (1977)).
  • (1952) Playwright: "The Children's Hour" (filmed as Ernest & Bertram (2002), The Children's Hour (1961), These Three (1936)).
  • (1963) Playwright: "My Mother, My Father and Me".
  • (1978) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes," performed at the Vanbrugh Theatre at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, England, with Michael Simkins, Cassie McFarlane, directed by Andrew Neil.
  • (1985) Stage: Wrote "Toys in the Attic," was performed at the Palace Theatre in Watford, England, with Gwen Watford, Hayley Mills, H. Ryan, Garrick Hagon, directed by Leon Rubin.
  • (1997) Stage: Wrote "Toys in the Attic," performed at the American Blues Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, with Tim Decker in the cast. Jeffrey E. McCourt was producer and Hank Walthal was scenic designer.
  • (1999) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes," performed at the Court Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, with Hollis Resnik in the cast. Charles Newell was director and John Culbert was scenic designer.
  • (2001) Stage: Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed at the Eclipse Theatre Company in Chicago, IL, with Ann Wakefield in the cast.
  • (2001) Stage: Her play, "Watch on the Rhine," was performed at the Eclipse Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois, with Jenny McKnight in the cast.
  • (2007) Stage: Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the TimeLine Theatre Company in Chicago, Illinois, with Ann Wakefield in the cast.
  • (2007) Stage: Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed at the Writers Theatre in Chicago, Illinois, with Penny Slusher in the cast. The crew included William Brown (director) and Rachel Anne Healy (costume designer).
  • (1936) Stage: Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the Gate Studio Theatre in London, England, with Ursula Jeans, Valerie Taylor, Mavis Edwards, Leo Genn and Mary Merrall in the cast.
  • (1956) Stage: Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the Arts Theatre Club in London, England, with Clare Austin, Margot Van Der Burgh and Patricia Healey in the cast.
  • (1960) Stage: Her play, "Toys in the Attic," was performed at the Piccadilly Theatre in London, England, with Wendy Hiller, Diana Wynyard, Coral Browne, Ian Bannen and Judith Stott in the cast. John Dexter was director.
  • (1968) Stage: Adapated 'Emmanuel Robles'' play, "Montserrat," at the Vanbrugh Theatre Club in a RADA (Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts) production in London, England, with Hugh Ross, David Bradley, Desmond McNamara and Richard Beckinsale in the cast. Heinz Bernard was director.
  • (2008-09) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes," performed at the Shattered Globe Theatre in Chicago, IL, with Eileen Niccolai in the cast. Melania Lancy was scenic designer. NOTE: The play was nominated for a Joseph Jefferson Award for Best Production of a Play (Midsize).
  • (1982) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes," performed at the Victoria Palace in London, England, with Elizabeth Taylor, Sada Thompson, Robert Lansing, J.D. Cannon and Nicolas Coster in the cast. Austin Pendleton was director.
  • (1985) Stage: Wrote "Toys in the Attic," performed at the Palace Theatre in Watford, England, with Gwen Watford, Hayley Mills, Helen Ryan and Garrick Hagon in the cast. Leon Rubin was director.
  • (1957) Stage: Wrote book for "Candide", produced on Broadway. Musical. NOTE: She was nominated for a Tony Award.
  • (19??) Playwright: "The Autumn Garden".
  • (19??) Playwright: "Regina".
  • (19??) Book: "Scoundrel Time".
  • (1960) Playwright: "Toys in the Attic" (filmed as Toys in the Attic (1963)). Note: Ms. Hellman was nominated for a Tony Award.
  • (19??) Novel: "Pentimento" (filmed as Julia (1977)).
  • (2002) Stage: Wrote "The Little Foxes", performed in a Classic Contemporary American Play production at the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles, CA, with Lou Antonio, Jordan Belfi, T.K. Carter, Bonnie Franklin, Bruce French, Pat Harrington Jr., Eve Kagan, Marsha Kramer, Arthur Rosenberg and Michele Shay in the cast. Michael Pressman was director.
  • (2006) Stage: Wrote "Toys in the Attic" performed in a Classic Contemporary American Plays production at the Boston Court Performing Arts Complex in Los Angeles, CA, with Susan Clark, Bonnie Franklin, Matt Letscher, William Katt, Chris Butler, Willie C. Carpenter, Robyn Cohen and Eileen T'Kaye in the cast. Ernest Figueroa was director.
  • (2013-14) Stage: Wrote "The Children's Hour," performed at the Pride F. and Plays in Chicago, IL, with Nora Lise Ulrey in the cast.
  • (2001) Stage: Wrote "The LIttle Foxes," performed at the Donmar Theatre in London, England, with Brid Brennan, Matthew Marsh, Penelope Wilton, David Calder, Anna Maxwell Martin and Alibe Parsons in the cast.
  • (1931) Playwright (w/Louis Kronenberger): "Dear Queen".
  • (2002 - 2003) Her play,"The Little Foxes," was performed in a Bonnie Franklin's Classic Contemporary American Play production at the Ford Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Lou Antonio, Jordan Belfi, T.K. Carter, Bonnie Franklin, Bruce French, Pat Harrington, Eve Kagan, Marsha Kramer, Arthur Rosenberg and Michele Shay in the cast. Michael Pressman was director.
  • (2006 - 2007) Her play "Toys in the Attic" was performed in a Bonnie Franklin's Classic Contemporary American Plays production at the Boston Court Performing Arts Complex in Los Angeles, CA, with Susan Clark, Bonnie Franklin, Matt Letscher, William Katt, Chris Butler, Willie C. Carpenter, Robyn Cohen and Eileen T'Kaye in the cast. Ernest Figueroa was director.
  • (2014-2015 Season) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Goodman Theatre in Chicago, Illinois with Larry Yando in the cast. Henry Wischamper was director. Richard Woodbury was composer. Todd Rosenthal was scenic designer.
  • (2014-2015 Season) Her play, "Watch on the Rhine," was performed at The Artistic Home Theatre in Chicago, Illinois. Jeffrey D. Kmiec was scenic designer.
  • (November 10, 1953) Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the Harris Theater in Chicago, Illinois with Sandra March (Peggy Rogers); Nancy Plehn (Catherine); Carol Sinclair (Lois Fisher); Mary Finney (Mrs. Lily Mortar); Mary Lee Dearring (Evelyn Munn); Carolyn Rosser (Helen Burton); Lynn Thatcher (Rosalie Wells); Iris Mann (Mary Tilford); Priscilla Gillette (Karen Wright); Patricia Neal (Martha Dobie); Theodore Newton (Dr. Joseph Cardin); Edna Courtleigh (Agatha); Fay Bainter (Mrs. Amelia Tilford) and Gordon Russell (grocery boy) in the cast. Kermit Bloomgarden was producer.
  • (1971) Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed at the Ivanhoe Theater in Chicago, Illinois with John Saxon, Larry Gates, and Nancy Coleman in the cast.
  • (1968) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Cape Playhouse in Dennis, Massachusetts with Geraldine Page and Richard A. Dysart in the cast.
  • (1979 - 1980) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed in an American Conservatory Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Tom Moore was director.
  • (1981 - 1982) Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed in an American Conservatory Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Allen Fletcher was director.
  • (1980 - 1981) Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed in an American Conservatory Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Allen Fletcher was director.
  • (1980 - 1981) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed in an American Conservatory Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Tom Moore was director.
  • (2006 - 2007) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed in an American Contemporary Theatre production in San Francisco, California. Laird Williamson was director.
  • (November 12, 2009 to December 13, 2009) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Public Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania with Ross Bickell (Ben Hubbard); Linda Haston (Addie); Lara Hillier (Alexandra Giddens); Wali Jamal (Cal); Chris Landis (Leo); Deirdre Madigan (Birdie Hubbard); Michael McKenzie (Horace Giddens); Helena Ruoti (Regina Giddens); John Shepard (Oscar Hubbard) and Philip Winters (William Marshall) in the cast. Ted Pappas was director. David R. Zyla was costume designer. James Noone was scenic designer.
  • (1936 - 1937) Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Florence McGee (Mary Tilford) in the cast.
  • (February 15, 1939) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the National Theatre in New York City and ran for 410 performances before the national tour.
  • (September 30, 1940) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Tallulah Bankhead, Frank Conroy, Abbie Mitchell, John Marriott, Marie Carroll, Carl Benton Reid, Dan Duryea, Lee Baker, Charles Dingle, and Eugenia Rawls in the cast. Howard Bay was set designer. Aline Bernstein was costume designer. Herman Shumlin was producer and director.
  • (1942) Her play, "Watch on the Rhine," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio.
  • (April 9 to 16, 1945) Her play, "The Searching Wind," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Cornelia Otis Skinner, Dennis King, Dudley Digges, Barbara O'Neil, Henry Barnard, Walter Kohler, Mercedes Gilbert, Sylvestre Lamont, Aldo Aldi, Anthony Carlo, Walter Palm, William Marceau, Donald Foster, and William F. Schoeller in the cast. Howard was set designer. Aline Bernstein was costume designer. Herman Shumlin was producer and director.
  • (April 12, 1944) Her play, "The Searching Wind," was performed at the Fulton Theatre in New York City and ran for 318 performances.
  • (January 7, 1952) Her play, "The Autumn Garden," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Fredric March in the cast.
  • (October 19, 1953) Her play, "The Children's Hour," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Fay Bainter, Patricia Neal and Florence McGee (Mary Tilford) in the cast.
  • (April 8, 1968) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Hanna Theatre in Cleveland, Ohio with Betty Field and Geraldine Page in the cast.
  • (1978) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Paper Mill Playhouse in Millburn, New Jersey with Sandy Dennis, Geraldine Page and Rip Torn in the cast. Philip Minor was director.
  • (June 30, 1947) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Ruth Chatterton in the cast.
  • (July 1968) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Ogunquit Playhouse in Ogunquit, Maine with Geraldine Page, Richard Dysart, Betty Field and John Beal in the cast.
  • (January 27 to March 6, 1977) Her play, "The Autumn Garden," was performed at The Arena Stage Theater in Washington D.C. Martin Fried was director.
  • (September 23 to October 30, 2016) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed in part of the Lillian Hellman Festival in The Arena Stage production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. with Marg Helgenberger (Regina Hubbard) in the cast. Kyle Donnelly was director.
  • (February 3 to March 5, 2017) Her play, "Watch on The Rhine," was performed in part of the Lillian Hellman Festival in The Arena Stage production at the Kreeger Theater in Washington D.C. with Marsha Mason (Fanny Farrelly) in the cast. Jackie Maxwell was director.
  • (September 25 to December 5, 1981) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Elizabeth Taylor, Maureen Stapleton, Robert Lansing and J.D. Cannon in the cast. Austin Pendleton was director.
  • (February 12 to March 27, 1982) Her play, "Another Part of the Forest," was performed at the Ahmanson Theatre in Los Angeles, California with Dorothy McGuire, Richard Dysart and David Dukes in the cast. George Schaefer was director.
  • (1976-1977 season) Her play, "The Autumn Garden," was performed at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut. Arvin Brown was director. David Jenkins was set designer. Bill Walker was costume designer. Judy Rasmuson was lighting designer.
  • (October 4 to November 11, 1979) Her play, "Watch on the Rhine," was performed at the Long Wharf Theatre in New Haven, Connecticut before transferred to New York City. Arvin Brown was director. John Jensen was set designer. Bill Walker was costume designer. Ronald Wallace was lighting designer.
  • (April 1988) Her play, "The Little Foxes," was performed as the musical, "Regina," at the Long Wharf Theatre (Mainstage) in New Haven, Connecticut. Marc Blitzstein wrote the book. Marc Blitzstein was also composer and lyricist. Arvin Brown was director. Michael H. Yeargan was set designer. Jess Goldstein was costume designer. Ronald Wallace was lighting designer. Murry Sidlin was conductor.

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