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Zalmen or The Madness of God   

Lyceum Theatre, (3/17/1976 - 4/03/1976)
First Preview: Mar 11, 1976 Total Previews: 5
Opening Date: Mar 17, 1976    
Closing Date: Apr 03, 1976 Total Performances: 22

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Setting: A small town somewhere in Russia. The Synagogue. The Late Fifties.


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)
Produced by Moe Septee
Originally produced by the Arena Stage (Zelda Fichandler: Artistic Director)
Written by Elie Wiesel; Stage adaptation by Marion Wiesel
Directed by Alan Schneider; Assistant Director: Susan Einhorn
Scenic Design by William Ritman; Costume Design by Marjorie Slaiman; Lighting Design by Richard Nelson
General Manager: Laurel Ann Wilson; Company Manager: Donald Tirabassi
Production Stage Manager: R. Derek Swire; Stage Manager: Ted Harris; Assistant Stage Mgr: Michael Haney
General Press Representative: Max Eisen; Press Representative: Barbara Glenn; Press Assistant: Judy Jacksina; Advertising: Matthew Serino and The Blaine Thompson Company
Cast
Joseph Wiseman
The Rabbi
Polly Adams
Nina
the Rabbi's daughter
Richard Bauer
Zalmen
David Little
Alexei
Nina's husband
David Margulies
The Doctor
Member of the Synagogue Council
Paul Sparer
The Chairman of The Synagogue Council
Lee Wallace
The Inspector from The Ministry of Religious Affairs
Irwin Atkins
3rd Guard
Edwin Bordo
Shmuel
Member of the Synagogue Council
Carl Don
Motke
Member of the Synagogue Council
Nancy Dutton
The Secretary
Rodman Flender
Mischa
Nina's son
Michael Gorrin
Avrom
Michael Haney
1st Guard
Jack Hollander
The Commissar
Zviah Igdalsky
Feige
John B. Jellison
Cantor
2nd Guard
Warren Pincus
Zender
Member of the Synagogue Council
David Reinhardsen
Chaim
Member of the Synagogue Council
Sanford Seeger
Srul
Member of the Synagogue Council
Standby: Jonathan Weisgal (Mischa)
Understudies: Irwin Atkins (The Rabbi), Edwin Bordo (The Chairman of The Synagogue Council, The Doctor), Carl Don (Avrom), Nancy Dutton (Feige, Nina), Michael Haney (Chaim), Jack Hollander (The Inspector from The Ministry of Religious Affairs), John B. Jellison (Srul, Zalmen), David Reinhardsen (Alexei) and Sanford Seeger (The Commissar)