Production of Thornton Wilder's Pulitzer-winning play about mankind's triumph over chaos, which wildly altered dramatic conventions in freely shifting between modern-day New Jersey and the ice age - the Antrobus family pets being dinosaurs; and having characters speaking directly to the audience and criticizing the way their own dialogue was written. Written by
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Vivien Leigh had previously played Sabina onstage in London directed by husband Laurence Olivier, firstly in 1945 with Cecil Parker as Mr Antrobus, then in 1946 with personal friend George Devine who repeats his performance in the role here. See more