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Jacobowsky and the Colonel   

Martin Beck Theatre, (3/14/1944 - 3/10/1945)
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Opening Date: Mar 14, 1944    
Closing Date: Mar 10, 1945 Total Performances: 417

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A comedy in three acts
Setting: Between Paris and the Atlantic Coast of France. June 13th to June 18th, 1940.

Production Staff
Theatre Operated by the Martin Beck Theatre Corporation
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helburn, Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors); Produced in association with Jack H. Skirball
Written by S. N. Behrman; Based on an original play by Franz Werfel; Incidental music by Paul Bowles
Staged by Elia Kazan
Production Design by Stewart Chaney; Lighting Consultant: Hans Sondheimer; Assistant to Mr. Chaney: Edward Gilbert
Company Manager: Max Allentuck
General Stage Manager: Coby Ruskin; Assistant Stage Mgr: Bettina Cerf
General Press Representative: Alfred H. Tamarin; Press Representative: Lorella Val-Mery; Costumes Supervised by Emeline Roche
Broadway debut
Louis CalhernColonel Tadeusz Boleslav Stjerbinsky
Oscar KarlweisS. L. Jacobowsky
Harold VermilyeaGestapo Official
J. Edward BrombergSzabuniewicz
Donald CameronMonsieur Serouille
Senator Brisson
Philip CollierAir Raid Warden
Philip CoolidgeThe Dice Player
Harry DavisSoloman
Papa Clarion
Louise DowdneyA Young Girl
Joseph KalliniStreet Singer
Peter KassSzycke
Edward KreislerSergeant De Ville
Second French Soldier
Don LeeWilhelm
First German Soldier
Jules LeniChild
Jane MarburyOld Lady from Arras
E. G. MarshallBrigadier
Kitty MatternCosette
Bob MerrittMax
Second German Soldier
Frank OvertonFirst Lieutenant
Coby RuskinA Chauffeur
William SandersThe Commissaire
Burton TrippGendarme
First French Soldier
Hilda VaughnMadame Bouffier
Harrison WinterSleeping Shopkeeper
Herbert YostThe Tragic Gentleman