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The Merchant of Yonkers   

Guild Theatre, (12/28/1938 - circa. 1/1939)
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Opening Date: Dec 28, 1938    
Closing Date: Jan 1939 Total Performances: 39

Category: Play, Farce, Original
Setting: Vandergelder's house in Yonkers. Mrs. Molloy's hat store, New York. The Harmonia Gardens restaurant on the Battery. Miss Van Huysen's house.
Comments: Production was later re-written as "The Matchmaker."



Production Staff
Produced by Herman Shumlin
Written by Thornton Wilder; Based on a comedy by Johann Nestroy
Staged by Max Reinhardt
Scenic Design by Boris Aronson
Cast
John Call
Barnaby Tucker
Philip Coolidge
Joe Scanlon
Jane Cowl
Mrs. Levi
Tom Ewell
Cornelius Hackl
Frances Harison
Ermengarde
Edward F. Nannary
A Cabman
Minna Phillips
Miss Van Huysen
Maida Reade
A Cook
Bartlett Robinson
Ambrose Kemper
Peter Struwel
August
Joseph Sweeney
Melchior Stack
June Walker
Mrs. Molloy
Percy Waram
Horace Vandergelder
Carrie Weller
Gertrude
Nydia Westman
Minnie Fay
Max Willenz
Rudolph