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Duel of Angels   

Helen Hayes Theatre, (4/19/1960 - 6/01/1960)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Apr 19, 1960    
Closing Date: Jun 01, 1960 Total Performances: 51

Category: Play, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in three acts
Setting: Aix-en-Provence. 1868.

Production Staff
Produced by Roger L. Stevens and S. Hurok
Written by Jean Giraudoux; Translated by Christopher Fry; Book adapted by Christopher Fry
Directed by Robert Helpmann
Scenic Design by Roger Furse; Women's costumes designed by Christian Dior; Lighting Design by Paul Morrison
Company Manager: Oscar Olesen
Production Stage Manager: John Maxtone-Graham; Stage Manager: Jonathan Anderson
Press Representative: William Fields; Casting: Terry Fay
Vivien Leigh
Mary Ure
Margaret Braidwood
Ludi Claire
Felix Deebank
Alan MacNaughtan
Mr. Justice Blanchard
Key Meersman
Customer at the Café
John Merivale
Byron Mitchell
Customer at the Café
Donald Moffat
Clerk of the Court
Customer at the Café
Aina Niemela
Virginia Robinson
Customer at the Café
Ken Edward Ruta
Customer at the Café
Theodore Tenley
Alicia Townsend
Customer at the Café
James Valentine
Peter Wyngarde
American stage debut
Count Marcellus
Understudies: Jonathan Anderson (Joseph, Mace-Bearer, Servant), Felix Deebank (Mr. Justice Blanchard), Key Meersman (Gilly), Donald Moffat (Armand), Virginia Robinson (Barbette, Eugenie, Lucile, Paola) and Ken Edward Ruta (Count Marcellus)
Tony Award®
1961 Best Scenic Design (Dramatic) [nominee]
Scenic Design by Roger Furse