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Sumurun    A Wordless Play

Casino Theatre, (1/16/1912 - circa. 3/1912)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Jan 16, 1912    
Closing Date: Mar 1912 Total Performances: 62

Category: Play, Pantomime, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Middle-East
Comments: Max Reinhardt's production of the wordless play in nine Tableaux with the company and mise-en-scene from the Deutsches Theatre, Berlin



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Sam S. and Lee Shubert, Inc.
Produced by Winthrop Ames
Originally produced by Professor Max Reinhardt and Deutsches Theater
Written by Friedrich Freksa; Incidental music by Victor Holländer; Musical Director: Samuel Lehman
Directed by Professor Richard Ordynski
Scenic Design by Ernst Stern; Costume Design by Ernst Stern
Business Manager: W. L. Rowland
Conducted by Victor Holländer
Cast
Grete Bendorff
First Lady of the Harem
Paul Conradi
The Sheik
Marie Dina
Lady of the Harem
Franz Dworsky
The Slave Dealer
Camilla Eibenschütz
Sumurun
the favorite wife of the Sheik
Fritz Feher
Nur-al-Din
a cloth merchant
Hans Felix
The Young Sheik
the Sheik's son
Susanne Herzog
Sumurun's Maid
George Hoetzel
The Janitor of The Bazaar
Albert Karchow
The Chief Eunuch
Leopoldine Konstantin
The Beautiful Slave of Fatal Enchantment
Emil Lind
The Hunchback
Ernst Matray
Nur-al-Din's Attendant
Nicol
A Negro
Marietta Reimer
Second Lady of the Harem
Rosa Remi
Lady of the Harem
Gretchen Ritter
Lady of the Harem
Louis Seel
Another Attendant of Nur-al-Din
Gretchen Suse
Lady of the Harem
Marie Von Bülow
An Old Woman
a relative of the Hunchback