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Laugh, Clown, Laugh!   

Belasco Theatre, (11/28/1923 - circa. 3/1924)
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Opening Date: Nov 28, 1923    
Closing Date: Mar 1924 Total Performances: 133

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Waiting Room in Professor Gambella's Sanatorium on the Plazza di Spagna; Simonetta's dressing room in the "Paradiso" Theatre; Tito Beppi's lodgings -- No. 9 Via Belsiana.

Production Staff
Produced by David Belasco
Written by David Belasco and Tom Cushing; from "Ridi, Pagliaccio" by Faurto Martini
Staged by David Belasco
Costume Design by George Hadden; Scenic Design by Stroppa; Scenes adapted by Victor J. Petry
Lionel Barrymore
Tito Beppi
a famous clown
Irene Fenwick
Harry Craven
Second Ragamuffin
Vaughn De Leath
Signora Calvaro
an opera singer
Jenny Dickerson
Signora Ferice
Charles Firmbach, Jr.
First Ragamuffin
Myra Florian
Lilly Blanchette
late of the Folies Bergere, Paris
Henry Herbert
Prof. Gambella
a celebrated specialist
Alice Horine
Signora Torre
Lucille Kahn
de Monte's daughter
Micheline Keating
Signorina Crispi
Ian Keith
Luigi Ravelli
Kathleen Kerrigan
Signora del Monte
Leah La Roux
The Rienzi Sisters
Nick Long
the Great
Giorgio Majeroni
Father Saverio
Conte Castiglione
Agnes McCarthy
Signora Capelli
Rose Morison
Simonetta's maid
Guy Nichols
in charge of his office
Thomas Reynolds
Signor Del Papa
manager of the "Paradiso"
Susanna Rossi
The Rienzi Sisters
Sidney Toler
a famous clown