- Opening on 25 December 1922 at the 48th Street Theatre, the Pulitzer PRizE-nominated comedy by Jesse Lynch Williams ran for 122 performances. Williams had won the Pulitzer Prize in 1917 for Why Marry?, and this was a response of sorts. Amid plenty of cocktail shaking, two couples exchange spouses, and even the children are happy about the new arrangements.
The Historical Dictionary of the American Theater. James Fisher.
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