December 12 - 13, 1935, Oklahoma Winter Garden, London, UK; 11/8/56 - [ nineteen weeks]

[Theatre Program]




Premiered: July 19, 1950, Coliseum Theatre, London

'MISTER ROBERTS' Opens in London; W. A. Darlington, London
TYRONE POWER IN LEAD AND JACKIE COOPER WIN PLAUDITS-MASSIVE SET IMPRESSES, London July 19, 1950; New York Times
GLOBE TROTTING WITH TYRONE POWER; Stephen Watts, London




Premiered: Century Theatre, February 13, 1953, New York, NY

"'John Brown' Grips Imagination"; February 16, 1953; William Hawkins, New York World-Telegram
NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUNE, February 16, 1953; Walter Kerr
At the Theatre, February 16, 1953; Brooks Atkinson, New York Times
"JOHN BROWN'S BODY" IS REWARDING THEATRE; February 16, 1953; Robert Coleman, New York Daily Mirror
NEW YORK DAILY NEWS, February 16, 1953; John Chapman
THREE ACTORS AND AN EPIC DRAMA; New York Post
STELLAR RECITAL BY TRIO OF STARS, February 16, 1953; John McClain, New York American Journal
"JOHN BROWN'S BODY" MASTERFULLY DONE BY TYRONE POWER ET AL; William Hawkins
NEW YORK BILLBOARD, February 28, 1953
CIVIL WAR POEM: THREE ACTORS PERFORM IN"JOHN BROWN'S BODY"; February 27, 1953, NEW YORK TIMES
REFLECTIONS ON "JOHN BROWN" ; March, 1953; Richard Watts, Jr., New York Pose




Premiered: Feb. 23, 1955, ANTA Theater, New York, NY

NEW YORK HERALD TRIBUTE; Feb. 24, 1955; Walter F. Kerr
"Dark is Light Enough" is Murky ; New York Herald Tribune, Feb. 24, 1955; John Chapman
FRY'S WIT CHALLENGE TO CAST ; New York World Telegram; Feb. 24, 1955; William Hawkins
CHRISTOPHER FRY THINKS IT OVER; Feb. 24, 1955; Richard Watts Jr., NEW YORK POST
Theatre: MISS CORNELL IN "DARK IS LIGHT ENOUGH" ; Christopher Fry Play Opens at the ANTA; Feb. 24, 1955; Brooks Atkinson, New York Times
"THE DARK IS LIGHT ENOUGH" Opens at the ANTAFeb. 24, 1955; Robert Coleman, New York Daily Mirror
FRY DRAMA LACKS ACTION-KATHARINE CORNELL RADIANT; TYRONE POWER ASSURED; February 24, 1955; John McClain, New York American Journal
FRY'S POETIC STUDY OF SOME ETHICAL IDEAS; March 6, 1955; Brooks Atkinson; New York Times




Opera House, Manchester, UK; 2/20/56 [one week]
Winter Garden, London, UK; 11/8/56 [ nineteen weeks]


TYRONE POWER, LEORA DANA IN JULIAN CLAMAN'S DRAMA, Nov. 29, 1955 Boston Globe
STAGE & SCREEN, December 13, 1955
POWER AND 'QUIET PLACE' AND MARRIAGE ON ROCKS, December 13, 1955, The Cleveland News
A QUIET PLACE WILL HAVE TRYOUT AT HANNA; Cleveland Press
DAUGHTER OF TYRONE POWER'S FRIEND PROVED RIGHT FOR ROLE IN 'QUIET PLACE', The Boston Globe
Stage & Screen News-Here and There in the Theater; TYRONE POWER'S NEW PLAY, December 1955
TYRONE POWER'S PLAY GARLAND OF CLICHES; Washington, DC, Tuesday, December 27, 1955, The Evening Star
ALL LAID OUT AND NO PLACE TO GO ; The Washington Daily News




Opera House, Manchester, UK; 2/20/56 [one week]
Winter Garden, London, UK; 11/8/56 [ nineteen weeks]