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The Devils   

Broadway Theatre, (11/16/1965 - 1/08/1966)
First Preview: Nov 03, 1965 Total Previews: 12
Opening Date: Nov 16, 1965    
Closing Date: Jan 08, 1966 Total Performances: 63

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Setting: In and near the town of Loudun, and briefly at Paris, between the years 1623 and 1634.
Comments: THE DEVILS was first performed by the Royal Shakespeare Company at the Aldwych Theatre, London, in February, 1961. John Whiting revised the play just prior to his untimely death in 1963. The revised version was presented on Broadway in 1965.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Alexander H. Cohen
Written by John Whiting; Based upon "The Devils of Loudun" by Aldous Huxley
Directed by Michael Cacoyannis
Scenic Design by Rouben Ter-Arutunian; Costume Design by Motley; Lighting Design by Jules Fisher; Assistant to Motley: Don Foote; Assistant to Mr. Ter-Artunian: Klaus Holm; Hair Design by Phil Leto; Sound Consultant: Robert Liftin
General Manager: Roy A. Somlyo; Company Manager: Seymour Herscher
Production Stage Manager: Jean Barrere; Stage Manager: Jake Hamilton; Assistant Stage Mgr: Harry Clark and Frank Rowley
Assistant to the Director: Peter Goldfarb; General Press Representative: James D. Proctor and Max Gendel; Press Associate: Louise Weiner; Advertising: Ingram Ash; Production Associate: Hildy Parks and Milton Chwasky; Production Assistant: Davina Crawford
Cast
Anne Bancroft
Sister Jean of the Angels
the Prioress of St. Ursula's Convent
Jason Robards
Urbain Grandier
the Vicar of St. Peter's Church
John Baragrey
Guillame De Cerisay
the Chief Magistrate
James Coco
A Sewerman
John Colicos
De Laubardemont
the Cardinal's Special Emissary to Loudun
Albert Dekker
Father Barre
Hugh Franklin
Jean D'Armagnac
the Governor of Loudun
Patrick Hines
Father Mignon
Bernard Kates
Mannoury
a surgeon
Michael Lombard
Father Rangier
Edgar Stehli
Father Ambrose
Shepperd Strudwick
De La Rochepozay
the Bishop of Poitiers
Joseph Aulisi
Ensemble
Richard Botham
Ensemble
Eleanor Bruno
Ensemble
Eric Bruno
Ensemble
Susan Carr
Ensemble
Harry Clark
Ensemble
Barbara Colby
Ninon
a widow
Lynda Day
Phillipe Trincant
Louis Trincant's daughter
Diane Deckard
Ensemble
Jonathan Fox
Ensemble
Ron Frederic
Ensemble
Linda Geiser
Ensemble
Mark Gordon
Adam
a chemist
Mary McKenzie Gordon
Ensemble
Judy Granite
Ensemble
Patricia Hammack
Ensemble
Adrienne Hazzard
Ensemble
Tom Klunis
Richelieu
Betsy Langman
Ensemble
Terry Lomax
Ensemble
Karen Ludwig
Sister Claire
Richard Lynch
Louis XIII
King of France
Erin Martin
Sister Louise
John Milligan
Louis Trincant
the Public Prosecutor
Clerk
Alan Mixon
Bontemps
a jailer
George Morse
Ensemble
Robert Nadder
Ensemble
Martha Neag
Ensemble
P.L. Pfeiffer
Ensemble
Julie Prince
Ensemble
Robbie Reed
Ensemble
Frank Rowley
Ensemble
Anna Shaler
Sister Gabrielle
Lucretia Simmons
Ensemble
Holland Taylor
Ensemble
Malcolm Taylor
Ensemble
Louis Turenne
Prince Henri De Conde
Eugene R. Wood
Ensemble
Old Man
Standby: Jenny Egan (Sister Jean of the Angels)
Understudies: Jonathan Fox (Bontemps, De La Rochepozay, Guillame De Cerisay, Richelieu), Linda Geiser (Sister Gabrielle), Tom Klunis (De Laubardemont, Jean D'Armagnac, Prince Henri De Conde), Michael Lombard (Father Barre), Erin Martin (Phillipe Trincant), John Milligan (Father Mignon), Alan Mixon (A Sewerman, Mannoury, Urbain Grandier), George Morse (Adam, Clerk, Father Rangier, Sewerman #2), Frank Rowley (Louis XIII), Anna Shaler (Ninon), Roy Shuman (Bontemps, De La Rochepozay, Guillame De Cerisay, Richelieu), Lucretia Simmons (Sister Claire), Holland Taylor (Sister Louise) and Eugene R. Wood (Father Ambrose, Louis Trincant)