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The Chief Thing   

Guild Theatre , (3/22/1926 - circa. 4/1926)
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Opening Date:Mar 22, 1926   
Closing Date:Apr 1926 Total Performances:40

Category: Play, Comedy, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: The beginning of the Twentieth Century in Central Russia

Production Staff
Produced by The Theatre Guild
Written by Nikolai Evreinov; Translated by Leo Randole and Herman Bernstein
Staged by Philip Moeller
Donald Angus Tigelin
Patricia Barron A Fallen Woman
Alice Belmore Cliffe Landlady in a Rooming House
Romney Brent Petronius
Harold Clurman Nero
Peggy Conway Popea Sabina
Ernest Cossart A Comedian
C. Stafford Dickens An Actor
Dwight Frye A Student
William Griffith Electrician
Hildegard Holliday Nigidia
A Deaf Mute
House Baker Jameson Lucian
Kate Lawson Ligia
Edith Meiser Lady With the Dog
Esther Mitchell Landlady's Daughter
McKay Morris Paraklete
Edward G. Robinson A Stage Director
Lee Strasberg A Prompter
Willard Tobias A Slave
Henry Travers Retired Government Clerk
Mary True Calvia Crispinilla
Helen Westley A School Teacher
Estelle Winwood A Dancer
Stanley G. Wood The Manager of a Provincial Theatre