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Ben Hur   

Broadway Theatre, (9/03/1900 - circa. 10/1900)
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Opening Date: Sep 03, 1900    
Closing Date: Oct 1900 Total Performances: 40

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in a prologue and six acts
Setting: Jerusalem in the First Century
This production is a return engagement of Ben Hur (11/29/1899 - 5/1900)

Production Staff
Produced by Klaw & Erlanger
Vocal and instrumental music by Edgar Stillman Kelley; Dramatized by William Young; Based on the novel by General Lew Wallace
Staged by Ben Teal
Scenic Design by Ernest Albert and Ernest Gros; Costume Design by F. Richard Anderson
Adeline AdlerTirzah
Mabel BertMother of Hur
Adele BlockIras
Emmett CorriganSimonides
Charles CraigKhaled
Henry DevereCecilius
Robert ElliottArrius
William FarnumBen Hur
William FordGalley Officer
William S. HartMessala
W. J. KellyDrusus
Francis KingdonBalthasar
Robert MansfieldSanballat
Henry MontroseCenturion
Franklyn RobertsMetellus
Mary ShawAmrah
Nellie ThorneEsther
F. S. ThorpeGaspar
Frederick TruesdellMalluch
Harry Weaver, Jr.Ilderim
Charles J. WilsonMelchior