The Skin of Our Teeth Movies & Media Adaptations

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In 1950, Decca Records put out the American National Theater and Academy (ANTA) Album of Stars: Great Moments of Great Plays Volume I, which included sound recordings of selections from The Skin of Our Teeth performed by Frederic March, Florence Eldridge, and Alan Hewitt.

On September 11, 1955, NBC televised a production of The Skin of Our Teeth starring Helen Hayes, Mary Martin, and George Abbott.

Another production of The Skin of Our Teeth, starring Vivien Leigh, was televised live in London in March of 1959.

In 1968, as the twelfth episode of its One to One television series, WETA-TV in Washington, D.C., aired "Armchair Theater: The Skin of Our Teeth'' produced by Cherrill Anson and directed by David Powell. This episode, available on video, includes excerpts of the play performed by Jack Burn, Mary Lou Groom, Judy Margolis, and Ruth Mintz, followed by discussion.

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