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Twelfth Night    or What You Will

St. James Theatre, (11/19/1940 - 3/08/1941)
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Opening Date: Nov 19, 1940    
Closing Date: Mar 08, 1941 Total Performances: 129

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A comedy in a prologue and two acts
Setting: Illyria


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Lodewick Vroom; Theatre Operated by Nesca Realty Co., Inc.
Produced by The Theatre Guild (Theresa Helburn, Lawrence Langner: Administrative Directors) and Gilbert Miller
Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Paul Bowles
Directed by Margaret Webster
Scenic Design by Stewart Chaney; Costume Design by Stewart Chaney
Company Manager: Harry Essex
Stage Manager: John Cornell; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jacqueline Paige
Press Representative: Joseph Heidt
Cast
Maurice Evans
Malvolio
Olivia's steward
Helen Hayes
Viola
Donald Burr
Feste
a jester in Olivia's household
Mark Smith
Sir Toby Belch
Olivia's kinsman
Sophie Stewart
Olivia
a countess
June Walker
Maria
Olivia's waiting woman
Wallace Acton
Sir Andrew Aguecheek
companion of Sir Toby
Wesley Addy
Orsino
Duke of Illyria
June Brehm
Lady in Olivia's house
Donald Buka
Ensemble
Osbert Chevers
Page to the Duke
Alex Courtnay
Sebastian
Viola's twin brother
Larry Gates
Ensemble
William Hansen
Priest
Philip Huston
Valentine
attendant of Orsino
Ellis Irving
Antonio
a sea captain
Raymond Johnson
Fabian
inhabitant of Illyria
George Keane
Curio
attendant of Orsino
Max Leavitt
Ensemble
Irving Morrow
Officer
Jacqueline Paige
Ensemble
Anthony Ross
Sea Captain
Soldier