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Ring Round the Moon   
A charade with music

Martin Beck Theatre , (11/23/1950 - 1/13/1951)
First Preview: Total Previews:1
Opening Date:Nov 23, 1950   
Closing Date:Jan 13, 1951 Total Performances:68

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Setting: France. Spring 1912.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Martin Beck Theatre Corporation
Produced by Gilbert Miller
Written by Jean Anouilh; Translated by Christopher Fry; Incidental music by Francis Poulenc
Staged by Gilbert Miller; Choreographed by Ted Cappy
Setting supervised by Raymond Sovey; Lighting supervised by Raymond Sovey; Costume Design by Castillo; The Winter Garden setting designed by Georges Wakhevitch; Show curtains by Raoul Dufy
General Manager: Harry Fleischman; Company Manager: Harry Essex
Production Stage Manager: B.D. Kranz; Assistant Stage Mgr: Boris Marshalov
Production Assistant: Richard Bender; Press Representative: Richard Maney and Frank Goodman
Stella Andrew Isabelle
a ballet dancer
Denholm Elliott Hugo
a young man about town
Hugo's brother, in love with Diana Messerschmann
Oscar Karlweis Messerschmann
Diana's father, a melancholy millionaire
Lucile Watson Madame Desmermortes
aunt to Hugo, Frederic and Lady India
William Allyn Footman
Francis Compton Joshua
a crumbling butler
Georgina Cookson Lady India
Messerschmann's mistress, secretly in love with Bombelles
Marcel Dill The General
Michael Evans Patrice Bombelles
Messerschmann's secretive secretary
Brenda Forbes Isabelle's Mother
a teacher of the pianoforte
Cynthia Latham Capulat
Madame Desmermortes' faded companion
Bennett Martin Footman
Neva Patterson Diana Messerschmann
engaged to Frederic, secretly in love with Hugo
Philip Tonge Romainville
a patron of the arts and of Isabelle