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King Richard II   

 
City Center, (1/24/1951 - 2/04/1951)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 24, 1951    
Closing Date: Feb 04, 1951 Total Performances: 15

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



Production Staff
Produced by New York City Theatre Company; Executive Producer: George Schaefer
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Herbert Manges
Staged by Margaret Webster; Assistant Director: Emmett Rogers
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards
Stage Manager: Thelma Chandler
Cast
Betsy BlairQueen to King Richard
Joseph DooleyHerald to Mowbray
Second Gardener
Groom of the King's Stable
Joseph EmmettAbbott of Westminster
Maurice EvansKing Richard the Second
Reynolds EvansDuke of York
Uncle to the King
Clement FowlerCaptain of a band of Welshmen
Sir Pierce of Exton
Chris GampelLord Willoughby
John GlennonHenry Percy
Surnamed Hotspur, son to Northumberland
Bruce GordonThomas Mowbray
Duke of Norfolk
Louis HectorEarl of Northumberland
George Roy HillDuke of Aumerle
Son to the Duke of York
Cavada HumphreyDuchess of Gloucester
Patricia JenkinsLady attending on the Queen
John KirchnakGreen
Favorite of King Richard
Keeper of the Prison
Theodore MarcuseLord Marshal
Bishop of Carlisle
Hamilton MottGardener
June Prud'HommeLady attending on the Queen
Everett RipleyBagot
Favorite of King Richard
Tom Hughes SandServant to the Duke of York
Kent SmithHenry Bolingbroke
Duke of Hereford, afterwards Henry IV
Chester StrattonBushy
Favorite of King Richard
John StraubLord Ross
Porter Van ZandtHerald to Bolingbroke
Earl of Salisbury
Servant to Exton
Wendell WhittenSir Stephen Scroop
Frederic WorlockJohn of Gaunt
Duke of Lancaster, Uncle to the King