The Merchant of Venice | IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information

Pinterest

IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League
 

Official Broadway League sites:

 
Quick Search For:   In This Category:  
The credits for this production have not yet been completed or verified.

The Merchant of Venice   

 
This production played in repertory with Julius Caesar, Hamlet

Royale Theatre, (11/16/1931 - circa. 11/1931)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Nov 16, 1931    
Closing Date: Nov 1931 Total Performances: 6

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Venice and on the Belmont



Production Staff
Produced by Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society
Written by William Shakespeare
Staged by George Vivian
Cast
France BendtsenPrince of Arragon
suitor to Portia
John BryanLorenzo
gentleman of Venice
Gordon BurbyPrince of Morocco
John BurkeTubal
an associate of Shylock
Pedro De CordobaBassanio
friend of Antonio
William FavershamAntonio
a merchant of Venice
John ForrestCourt Clerk
Lionel InceSolanio
friend of Antonio
Hart JenksGratiano
gentleman of Venice
Whitford KaneLauncelot Gobbo
servant to Shylock
Fritz LeiberShylock
a Jewish moneylender
Dorothy MartinBalthasar
servant to Portia
Dance of Revelers
Helen MenkenPortia
an heiress in Belmont
Ralph MenzingSalerio
friend of Antonio
Claudius MintzLeonardo
servant to Bassanio
Frank PetersOld Gobbo
Launcelot's father
Tyrone Power, Sr.Duke of Venice
Viola RoacheNerissa
Portia's waiting gentle-woman
Thayer RobertsSalarino
friend of Antonio
Virginia StevensJessica
Shylock's daughter