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The Darling of the Gods    A Drama of Japan

Belasco Theatre, (9/16/1903 - circa. 7/1904)
First Preview: Total Previews: 0
Opening Date: Sep 16, 1903    
Closing Date: Jul 1904 Total Performances: 64

Category: Play, Drama, Original
Setting: Japan. During the period of the "sword edict", when the Emperor took away the swords of the Samurai - the two-sword men.
This production is a return engagement of The Darling of the Gods (12/03/1902 - 5/1903)


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by David Belasco
Produced by David Belasco
Written by David Belasco and John Luther Long; Incidental music by William Furst; Musical Director: William Furst
Production Supervised by David Belasco; Staged by David Belasco
Scenic Design by Ernest Gros; Wig Design by Hepner; Stage decorations and accessories after designs by Wilfred Buckland; Costume Design by Mme. Freisinger; Costumes based on designs by Genjiro Yeto
Business Manager: Benjamin F. Roeder
Stage Manager: F. A. Thomson; Assistant Stage Mgr: E. P. Wilks and Westropp Saunders
Properties: Henry Gebhardt and Edward Siedle
Electrician: Louis Hartmann and Kliegl Brothers; Press Representative: Charles E. Cook
Cast
F. Andrews
Shusshoo
Major Domo
George Arliss
Zakkuri
Minister of War
Harrison Armstrong
Inu
a Corean Giant, Yo-San's slave
Blanche Bates
Yo-San
Daughter of the Prince of Tosan
Mrs. F. M. Bates
The Fox Woman
Who is said to "devour men's souls"
J. Harry Benrimo
Bento
Kara's Two-sword Man
Kato
a fisher of carp
Albert Bruning
Tonda-Tanji
Nephew of Zakkuri
Nagoya
Kara's Two-sword Man
Winthrop Chamberlain
Tcho
spy of Zakkuri
Gentleman of Rank
Miss Coleman
Geisha Girl
John Dunton
Takoro
Kara's Two-sword Man
Taro
spy of Zakkuri
Gentleman of Rank
Rankin Duvall
Migaku
The Shadow, spy of Zakkuri
Korin
Kara's Two-sword Man
Miss Earle
Singing Girl
Miss Ellis
Geisha Girl
Robert T. Haines
Kara
Outlaw Prince and leader of the two-sword men
France Hamilton
Madame Asani
The beautiful Geisha of Red Maple Gardens
Legrand Howland
First Secretary
Miss Karle
Geisha Girl
Cooper Leonard
Admiral Tano
guest at the Feast of a Thousand Welcomes
Adah Lewis
Setsu
Yo-San's maid
Madeleine Livingston
Nu
a singing girl
Singing Girl
Miss Mardell
Geisha Girl
Mr. Meehan
Gentleman of Rank
Gaston Mervale
Banza
Priest of the Band of Samurai, Kara's Two-sword Man
Warren Milford
Hassebe Soyemon
guest at the Feast of a Thousand Welcomes
Miss Mirien
Singing Girl
May Montford
Isamu
Chidori's maid
Eleanor Moretti
Rosy Sky
a dweller in "The City Without Nights"
Maurice Pike
Kugo
The Gnarled-Back, spy of Zakkuri
Mr. Redmund
Gentleman of Rank
Dorothy Revelle
Kaede
a teacher of manners
A.D. Richards
Nagoji
Kara's Two-sword Man
Second Secretary
Gentleman of Rank
Helen Russell
Niji-Onna
Little Lady of the Rain-bow, Rosy Sky's maid
Westropp Saunders
Man in The Lantern
James W. Shaw
Sir Yuke-Yume
guest at the Feast of a Thousand Welcomes
Gentleman of Rank
Dexter Smith
Jutsu
Kara's Two-sword Man
Gentleman of Rank
Mr. Stevens
Gentleman of Rank
Edward Talford
Lord Chi-Chi
guest at the Feast of a Thousand Welcomes
F. A. Thomson
The Imperial Messenger
Frederic A. Thomson
Tori
Kara's Two-sword Man
Joseph Tuohy
Ato
Watcher of Watchers, spy of Zakkuri
Miss Vista
Geisha Girl
Charles Walcot
Saigon
Prince of Tosan
Mrs. Charles Walcot
Chidori
Tonda-Tanji's Aunt
Richard Warner
Kosa
Kara's Two-sword Man
Carleton Webster
Yoban
Watcher at the Prince of Tosan's Yashiki
Madge West
Little Sano
Son of Nagoya
E. P. Wilks
Shiba
Teller of who Comes and who Goes, spy of Zakkuri
Miss Winard
Geisha Girl
   
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