Candida | IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information IBDB: The official source for Broadway Information


IBDB: Internet Broadway Database Policies About the Internet Broadway Database Help FAQ/Contact the Internet Broadway Database
  Home Shows People Theatres Characters Awards Songs grosses  
The Broadway League

Official Broadway League sites:

Quick Search For:   In This Category:  


This production played in repertory with The Man of Destiny

Princess Theatre, (12/09/1903 - Closing date unknown)
Hoyt's Theatre, (1/04/1904 - Closing date unknown)
Vaudeville Theatre, (1/11/1904 - circa. 4/1904)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Dec 09, 1903    
Closing Date: Apr 1904 Total Performances: 133

Category: Play, Comedy, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: St. Dominic's Parsonage, London
Comments: The first professional production of CANDIDA in New York; first presented as a trial matinee, it was so successful that it kept playing for 133 performances in total. Began rep with THE MAN OF DESTINY on February 11, 1904.

Production Staff
House Manager: Charles Frohman
Produced by Arnold Daly
Written by George Bernard Shaw; Musical Director: Frederick W. Ecke
Directed by Arnold Daly
Herbert CarrMr. Burgess
Louise ClosserMiss Proserpine Garnett
Arnold DalyEugene Marchbanks
Dorothy DonnellyCandida
Dodson MitchellThe Reverend James Mavor Morell
F. Newton-LindoThe Reverend Alexander Mill