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David's Crown   

This production played in repertory with The Dybbuk, The Golem, Oedipus Rex

Broadway Theatre, (5/08/1948 - 5/13/1948)
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Opening Date: May 08, 1948    
Closing Date: May 13, 1948 Total Performances: 8

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A tragedy in 3 acts


Production Staff
Produced by Theatre Incorporated and American Fund for Palestinian Institutions
Originally produced by Habimah
Written by Pedro Calderon De La Barca; Translated by I. Lamdan; Music by Shlomo Rosovsky; Musical Director: Fordhaus Ben-Zissi
Directed by Alexei D. Dicky
Scenic Design by M. Schmidt
Company Manager: Chandos Sweet
Technical Supervisor: Jehudah Rubinstein; American Production Supervisor: Martin Ritt; American Technical Supervisor: Samuel Leve; Production Manager: Robert Woods
Music Contractor: Maurice Nitke
Press Representative: Gerald Goode and William Fields; Jewish Press: William Mercur; Casting: Alan Schneider
Cast
Aaron Meskin
King David
Chaim Amitai
Adoniyahu
The King's Son
Abraham Baratz
Eliphelet
The King's Son
Zvi Ben-Haim
Simei
The King's Messanger
Menachem Benyamini
Achitophel
The King's Counsellor
Joshua Bertonov
Joab
The King's General
Shlomo Bruk
Hushai
The King's Counsellor
Shoshanna Duer
Ethiopian Sorceress
Shimon Finkel
Amnon
The King's Son
Zvi Friedland
Absalom
The King's Son
Raphael Klatzkin
Solomon
The King's Son
Hanna Rovina
Tamar
The King's Daughter
Jehudah Rubinstein
Elder
Itzhak Shulman
Courier
David Vardi
Elder