The Theater: Critics' Choice

Putting aside their slings and arrows, the New York Drama Critics' Circle last week named their annual choices of the season's best:

Best American Play: Tennessee Williams' Cat on a Hot Tin Roof, which nosed out William Inge's Bus Stop by one vote.

Best Musical: Gian-Carlo Menotti's The Saint of Bleecker Street.

Best Foreign Play: Agatha Christie's Witness for the Prosecution.

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