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Androcles and the Lion   

 
Lafayette Theatre , (12/16/1938 - circa. 3/1939)
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Opening Date:Dec 16, 1938   
Closing Date:Mar 1939 Total Performances:104

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival
Description: A play in a prologue and two acts
Setting: A jungle; the outskirts of Rome; the Coliseum and Arena in Rome.


Production Staff
Produced by Federal Theatre Project of The WPA and Philip Barber
Music by George Couvreur; Written by George Bernard Shaw
Staged by Samuel Rosen
Scenic Design by Manuel Essman; Costume Design by Perry Watkins; Lighting Design by Feder
Cast
Add Bates Lion
Alonzo Bosan Menagerie Keeper
Julian Costello Ox-driver
Maurice Ellis Caesar
Daniel Leo Haynes Ferrovius
Charles Johnson Beggar
J. Louis Johnson Editor
Paul Johnson Secutor
Joseph Pope Jones Retiarius
John Milton Lacey Call-boy
Al Moore Metellus
Thomas Mosely Centurian
Hilda Offley Megaera
Wardell Saunders Spintho
P. Jay Sidney Captain
Edna Thomas Lavinia
Percy Verwayne Lentulus
Arthur Wilson Androcles