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Comédie Française Program 1   
The Would-Be Gentleman


This production was composed of the following shows:

This production played in repertory with Comédie Française Program 2, Comédie Française Program 3
Broadway Theatre , (10/25/1955 - 11/07/1955)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date:Oct 25, 1955   
Closing Date:Nov 07, 1955 Total Performances:16

Category: Play, Comedy, Ballet, Revival, Broadway

Le Bourgeois Gentilhomme

Category: Play, Original, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by S. Hurok; Produced by arrangement with Government of The French Republic
Written by Molière; Music by Lulli; Divertissement arranged by Léone Mail; Musical Director: André Cadou
Directed by Jean Meyer
Decor and Costumes Suzanne Lalique
Company Manager: George A. Perper
Stage Manager: Charles Bellin
Conducted by Samuel Antek
Press Representative: Martin Feinstein, Michael Sweeley and Margaret Hartigan
Teddy Bilis Apprentice Tailor
MM. Bisson Singer
Micheline Boudet Lucile
daughter of M. Jourdain
Béatrice Bretty Nicole
Georges Chamarat Philosophy Instructor
Jacques Charon Dancing Instructor
Arsène Drancourt A Lackey
Mlle. Du Sablon Dancer
Maurice Escande Count Dorante
lover of Dorimène
Michel Galabru Fencing Master
MM. Gavin Singer
Mlle. Gosselin Singer
Jean-Louis Jemma Master Tailor
Mlle. Jettê Dancer
Mlle. Kerner Dancer
Mlle. La pointe Singer
MM. La pointe Dancer
Robert Manuel Music Instructor
Jean Meyer Covielle
valet to Cléonte
MM. Ouellet Dancer
Jean Piat Cléonte
in love with Lucile
Mlle. Pratt Dancer
Germaine Rouer Mme. Jourdain
Marie Sabouret Marquise Dorimène
Louis Seigner Monsieur Jourdain
Mlle. St. Jean Dancer
Jacques Toja A Lackey
Mlle. Zorgo Dancer