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Arabesque   

 
National Theatre, (10/20/1925 - 11/07/1925)
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Opening Date: Oct 20, 1925    
Closing Date: Nov 07, 1925 Total Performances: 23

Category: Play, Play with music, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: The Middle East.



Production Staff
Produced by Norman Bel Geddes and Richard Herndon
Music by Ruth White Warfield; Written by Cloyd Head and Eunice Tietjens
Directed by Norman Bel Geddes; Choreographed by Michi Itow
Scenic Design by Norman Bel Geddes and Cleon Throckmorton
Cast
Hortense AldenLaila
A Bedouine from the desert
Hamad AttabA Pilgrim
Geraldine BallardArab Child
Merlin BallardArab Child
Mohammed BasherCloth Merchant
Mohammed Ben AliThe Ever-Yawning Rug Merchant
Charles BerkleyBearded Jew
Hamad BisherThe Herdsman
Clayton BraunThe Tailor
John BrewsterAn Innocent Bedouin
Florence BrintonBridesmaid
Earle CaddockA Rich Jew
Conrad CantzenBaba Youssef
Chief WhitehawkWaiter
Curtis CookseyAhmed Ben Tahar
Bus DanielsGrocer
Ruth DanielsThe Rich Jew's Wife
Boyd DavisTall Bedouin
to whom belongs Laila
Claude DougalArab Guest
Anna DuncanThe Dancing Girl
Rona FrayBridesmaid
B. A. FrippArab Guest
M. GarboatShort Orderly
James GaylorGrain Vendor
Etienne GirardotThe Caid of Nadour
Lackaye GrantArab Guest
Gladys GreenBerber Woman
Ali HalelPorter who carries crates
Robert HallowayArab Child
Victor HammondAli
Mustapha HantootDancing Boy
Ismut HassenWoodpeddler
Elsbeth HerbertBridesmaid
Mohammed HoussainDancing Boy
Yuji ItowThe Muezzin
Larry JasonThe Rich Jew's Son
Irene JosephBerber Woman
Helen JudsonHalima
The Professional Matchmaker
Raphael KadosCoppersmith
Helen KimBridesmaid
Jacob KingsberryChief Bedouin
Naoe KondoThe Sheik's Sister
Sarat LahiriAbdullah
Raise LehassenThe Money Changer
Mactar LehedderDancing Boy
Bela LugosiSheik of Hammam
a Minor Official
The Sheik of Hammam
Louise MainlandThe Arab Woman
Beine MakterThe Barber
Yetta MalamudeThe Sheik's Aunt
Kay McKayMaroc
Hardwick NevinPerfumer
George Offerman, Jr.Arab Child
Marie OffermanThe Rich Jew's Daughter
Hamad B. OmarDancing Boy
Logan PaulThe Ragged Old Begger
Nancy PethbridgeThe Rich Jew's Daughter
Julia RalphThe Sheik's Mother
Who Would Live in Tunis
Edward RayPorter
Herman O. RobertsJeweler
Samuel RosenA Kief Smoker
Prince SinghThe Public Letter Writer
William SkavlanThe Subcaid
Sara SothernM'na
The Pearl in a Bed of Oysters
Philip SpectorOld Bedouin
George ThorntonAbs
The Water Carrier
Roland TwombleyCobbler
Ben WeldenCafe Proprietor
Olive WestMabouba
The Mother of the Pearl
Elsie WinslowA Negro Servant Woman