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Astor Place Opera House, (5/07/1849 - 5/10/1849)
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Opening Date: May 07, 1849    
Closing Date: May 10, 1849 Total Performances: 2

Category: Play, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Scotland and England.
Comments: This was the production that sparked the Astor Place Riots on May & and 10, 1849. It is estimated that up to 30 people were killed on the second nght of the riots.

Production Staff
Theatre Leased by William Niblo and James H. Hackett
Written by William Shakespeare
William Charles Macready
a general of the Scottish army