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Who's Who/Cast + Credits [imagemap with 7 links]

Who's Who

The entire play takes place in Grover's Corners, New Hampshire

Stage Manager
Dr. Gibbs
Mrs. Gibbs
George Gibbs
Rebecca Gibbs
Mr. Webb
Mrs. Webb
Wally Webb
Emily Webb
Joe Crowell
Howie Newsome
Professor Willard
Simon Stimson
Mrs. Soames
Constable Warren
Si Crowell
Sam Craig
Joe Stoddard



Stage Manager
"This play is called "Our Town."

Paul Newman
The legendary Paul Newman has received both Tony and Emmy Award nominations for his performance as the Stage Manager in this Westport Country Playhouse production of Thornton Wilder's American classic. "Newman's performance is an event," wrote Tom Shales in the Washington Post, "something to distinguish this production from all the Our Towns that have preceded it."

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Dr. Gibbs
"...There's Doc Gibbs comin' down Main Street now, comin' back from that baby case... "

Frank Converse

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Mrs. Gibbs
"... She was Julia Hersey 'fore she married Doc Gibbs at the Congregational Church over there..."

Jayne Atkinson

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George Gibbs
"... the best young fellow in the world. George is a fine fellow..."

Ben Fox

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Rebecca Gibbs
"Now, Rebecca, you always look very nice."

Kristen Hahn

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Mr. Webb
"Mr. Webb is Publisher and Editor of the Grover's Corners Sentinel. That's our local paper, y'know."

Jeffrey DeMunn

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Mrs. Webb
"Mrs. Webb, a thin, serious, crisp woman, has entered her kitchen, left, typing on an apron..."

Jane Curtin

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Wally Webb
"... Editor Webb's boy, Wallace..."

Conor Donovan

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Emily Webb
"... Emily was one of the brightest girls ever graduated from High School..."

Maggie Lacey

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Joe Crowell
"... Joe was awful bright -- graduated from high school here, head of his class..."

TJ Sullivan

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Howie Newsome
"Here comes Howie Newsome, deliverin' the milk."

Jake Robards

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Professor Willard
"...I've asked Professor Willard of our State University to sketch in a few details of our past history here... Is Professor Willard here?"

John Braden

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Simon Stimson
"... He was organist at church, wasn't he? -- Hm, drank a lot, we used to say..."

Stephen Spinella

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Mrs. Soames
"... I always say: happiness, that's the great thing! The important thing is to be happy."

Mia Dillon

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Constable Warren
"Nine thirty. Most of the lights are out. No, there's Constable Warren trying a few doors on Main Street..."

Stephen Mendillo

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Si Crowell
"Si Crowell has entered hurling imaginary newspapers into doorways..."

Travis Walters

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Sam Craig
"... And here comes a Grover's Corners boy, that left town to go out West."

Carter Jackson

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Joe Stoddard
"...There's Joe Stoddard, our undertaker, supervising a new-made grave..."

Tom Brennan


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