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Ethel Barrymore Theatre , (10/15/1946 - 11/16/1946)
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Opening Date:Oct 15, 1946   
Closing Date:Nov 16, 1946 Total Performances:38

Category: Play, Tragedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: The action takes place in Italy, early in the sixteenth century at Malfi, Rome, Ancona and elsewhere.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Barrymore Theatre Corporation
Produced by Paul Czinner
Written by John Webster; Book adapted by W. H. Auden; Incidental music by Benjamin Britten; Music arranged by Ignatz Strasfogel
Directed by George Rylands
Scenic Design by Harry Gordon Bennett; Costume Design by Miles White
Company Manager: Lester Al Smith
General Stage Manager: Forrest Taylor; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jack Cook and Robin Morse
General Press Representative: Jean Dalrymple; Associate Press Representative: Philip Bloom and Marian Graham
Elisabeth Bergner Giovanna
Duchess of Malfi, sister of Ferdinand and the Cardinal
Michael Bey Monk
Michelette Burani Old Lady
Patricia Calvert Cariola
First Lady-in-Waiting to the Duchess
John Carradine
Broadway debut
The Cardinal
Ferdinand's brother
Maurice Cavell Antonio's Son
Whitfield Connor Antonio Bologna
Steward of the household of the Duchess
Jack Cook Roderigo
Frederic Downs Second Guard
Donald Eccles Ferdinand
Duke of Calabria
Beth Holland Lady Attending on the Duchess
Diana Kemble Lady Attending on the Duchess
William Layton First Guard
Canada Lee Daniel de Bosola
Gentleman of the Horse to the Duchess
Kathleen Moran Antonio's Daughter
Ben Morse Officer Attending on the Duchess
Robin Morse Officer Attending on the Duchess
Richard Newton Delio
Antonio's friend
Walter Peterson Priest
Robert Pike Doctor
Lawrence Ryle Officer Attending on the Duchess
Elma Scheuer Officer Attending on the Duchess
Sonia Sorel Julia
wife of Castruchio
Guy Spaull Doctor