Joshua Logan Biography (1908-)

Full name, Joshua Lockwood Logan, born October 5, 1908, in Texarkana, TX; sonof Joshua Lockwood and Susan (Nabors) Logan; married Barbara O'Neill, 1940 (divorced, 1941); married Nedda Harrigan (an actress), 1945; children: ThomasHeggen, Susan Harrigan. Addresses: OFFICE--435 E. 52nd Street, New York, NY 10022.

Nationality
American
Gender
Male
Birth Details
October 5, 1908
Texarkana, Texas, United States

Famous Works

  • Credits
  • BROADWAY DEBUT--Mart Strong, Carrie Nation, Biltmore Theatre, 1932.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE APPEARANCES
  • Robert Humphreys, A Room in Red and White, 46th Street Theatre, New YorkCity, 1936.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL STAGE WORK
  • Assistant stage manager, She Loves Me Not, New York City, 1933.
  • assistant stage manager, It's You I Want, New York City, 1935.
  • worked with summer stock company, Suffern, NY, 1935.
  • Credits; DIRECTOR
  • With the University Players, Falmouth, MA, 1928-32, and in Baltimore, 1931-33.
  • Camille, Colonial Theatre, Boston, 1933.
  • The Day I Forgot, Globe Theatre, London, 1933.
  • To See Ourselves, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1935.
  • Hell Freezes Over, Ritz Theatre, New York City, 1935.
  • On Borrowed Time, Longacre Theatre, New York City, 1938.
  • I Married an Angel, Shubert Theatre, New York City, 1938.
  • Knickerbocker Holiday, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1938.
  • Stars in Your Eyes.
  • Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1939.
  • Mornings at Seven, Longacre Theatre, New York City, 1939.
  • Two for the Show, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1939.
  • Higher and Higher, Shubert Theatre, New York City, 1939.
  • Charlie's Aunt, Cort Theatre, New York City, 1940.
  • By Jupiter, Shubert Theatre, New York City, 1942.
  • This Is the Army, Broadway Theatre, New York City, 1942.
  • Annie Get Your Gun, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1946.
  • Happy Birthday, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1945.
  • John Loves Mary, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1946.
  • Mister Roberts, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1948, then at the ColiseumTheatre in London, 1950.
  • South Pacific, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1949, then at the Drury Lane Theatre, London, 1951.
  • The Wisteria Trees, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1950.
  • Wish You Were Here, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1952.
  • Picnic, Music Box Theatre, New York City, 1953.
  • Kind Sir, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1953.
  • Fanny, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1954.
  • Middle of the Night, American National Theatre Academy (ANTA) Theatre, New York City, 1956.
  • Blue Denim, Playhouse Theatre, New York City, 1958.
  • The World of Suzie Wong, Broadhurst Theatre, New York City, 1958.
  • There Was a Little Girl, Cort Theatre, New York City, 1960.
  • All American, Winter Garden Theatre, New York City, 1961.
  • Mr. President, St. James Theatre, New York City, 1962.
  • Tiger, Tiger, Burning Bright, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1962.
  • Ready When You Are, C.B.!, Brooks Atkinson Theatre, New York City, 1964.
  • Hot September, 1965.
  • Look to the Lilies, Lunt-Fontanne Theatre, New York City, 1970.
  • Miss Moffatt, Shubert Theatre, Philadelphia, 1974.
  • Credits; PRODUCER
  • (With J.H. Del Bondio) To See Ourselves, Ethel Barrymore Theatre, New York City, 1935.
  • (with Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein II) John Loves Mary, Booth Theatre, New York City, 1947.
  • (with Leland Hayward) Wish You Were Here, Imperial Theatre, New York City, 1951.
  • Kind Sir, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1953.
  • Middle of the Night, ANTA Theatre, New York City, 1956.
  • (with David Merrick) Epitaph for George Dillon, John Golden Theatre, NewYork City, 1958.
  • co-producer, Miss Moffat, Shubert Theatre, Philadelphia, 1974.
  • producer, Trick, Playhouse Theatre, New York City, 1979.
  • Credits; PRINCIPAL FILM WORK
  • Dialogue director, The Garden of Allah, United Artists, 1936.
  • dialogue director, History Is Made at Night, United Artists, 1937.
  • co-director, I Met My Love Again, United Artists, 1937.
  • director, Picnic, Columbia, 1955.
  • director, Bus Stop, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1956.
  • director, Sayonara, Warner Brothers, 1957.
  • director, South Pacific, Twentieth Century-Fox, 1958.
  • director and producer, Tall Story, Warner Brothers, 1960.
  • director and producer, Fanny, Warner Brothers, 1961.
  • director and producer, Ensign Pulver, Warner Brothers, 1964.
  • director, Camelot, Warner Brothers/Seven Arts, 1967.
  • director, Paint Your Wagon, Paramount, 1969.
  • Writings;PLAYS
  • (With Gladys Hurlbut) Higher and Higher, Shubert Theatre, New York City,1940.
  • (with Thomas Heggan) Mister Roberts, Alvin Theatre, New York City, 1948,published by Random House, 1948.
  • (with Oscar Hammerstein II) South Pacific, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1949, published by Random House, 1949.
  • The Wisteria Trees, Martin Beck Theatre, New York City, 1950, published by Random House, 1950.
  • (with Harold Rome and Arthur Kober) Wish You Were Here, Imperial Theatre,New York City, 1952.
  • (with S.N. Behrman) Fanny, Majestic Theatre, New York City, 1954, published by Random House, 1955.
  • (with Emlyn Williams) Miss Moffat, Shubert Theatre, Philadelphia, 1974.
  • Rip Van Winkle, Kennedy Center, Washington, DC, 1976.
  • a play of his is also published in American Plays, edited by Allan G. Halline, AMS Press, 1976.
  • Writings;SCREENPLAYS
  • (With Frank Nugent) Mister Roberts, Warner Brothers, 1955.
  • (with Peter S. Feibleman) Ensign Pulver, Warner Brothers, 1964.
  • Writings;AUTOBIOGRAPHIES
  • Josh: My Up and Down, In and Out Life, Delacorte, 1976.
  • Movie Stars, Real People and Me, Delacorte, 1978.

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