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King Richard II   

 
St. James Theatre, (4/01/1940 - 4/27/1940)
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Opening Date: Apr 01, 1940    
Closing Date: Apr 27, 1940 Total Performances: 32

Category: Play, History, Revival, Broadway
Setting: England and Wales between April, 1398 -- March, 1400.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Maurice Evans Productions
Produced by Maurice Evans
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Herbert Menges; Music arranged by Rupert Graves
Staged by Margaret Webster
Scenic Design by David Ffolkes; Costume Design by David Ffolkes
General Manager: Edgar Runkle
General Stage Manager: Edward P. Dimond; Assistant Stage Mgr: Walter Williams
Conducted by George Leonard
Director of Publicity: S.M. Weller
Cast
Maurice EvansKing Richard the Second
John BarclayJohn of Gaunt
Duke of Lancaster, Uncle to the King
Franz BendtsenDuke of York
Uncle to the King
June BrownLady attending on the Queen
Donald CameronBishop of Carlisle
Groom of the King's Stable
Frederic CarneyEnsemble
Charles DaltonEarl of Northumberland
Jessie DimondEnsemble
Lauren GilbertDuke of Aumerle
Son to the Duke of York
Evelyn HopeEnsemble
George KeaneLord Ross
Carmen MathewsQueen to King Richard
John McQuadeSecond Gardener
Servant to Exton
Ensemble
Alex NicolEnsemble
Melvin ParksEnsemble
Alfred PaschallHerald to Bolingbroke
Earl of Surrey
Ensemble
Jackson PerkinsDuchess of Gloucester
Lady attending on the Queen
Donald RandolphHenry Bolingbroke
Duke of Hereford, afterwards Henry IV
Kurt RichardsBushy
Favorite of King Richard
Everett RipleyBagot
Favorite of King Richard
Emmett RogersHenry Percy
Surnamed Hotspur, son to Northumberland
Anthony RossLord Willoughby
Keeper of the Prison
Alexander ScourbyGreen
Favorite of King Richard
Sir Pierce of Exton
Sydney SmithThomas Mowbray
Duke of Norfolk
Sir Stephen Scroop
Howard WierumEarl of Salisbury
Ensemble
Rhys WilliamsLord Marshal
Captain of a band of Welshmen
Gardener
Walter WilliamsHerald to Mowbray
Ensemble