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The Merchant of Venice   

This production played in repertory with Julius Caesar, Hamlet

Royale Theatre, (11/16/1931 - circa. 11/1931)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Nov 16, 1931    
Closing Date: Nov 1931 Total Performances: 6

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Venice and on the Belmont

Production Staff
Produced by Chicago Civic Shakespeare Society
Written by William Shakespeare
Staged by George Vivian
France BendtsenPrince of Arragon
suitor to Portia
John BryanLorenzo
gentleman of Venice
Gordon BurbyPrince of Morocco
John BurkeTubal
an associate of Shylock
Pedro De CordobaBassanio
friend of Antonio
William FavershamAntonio
a merchant of Venice
John ForrestCourt Clerk
Lionel InceSolanio
friend of Antonio
Hart JenksGratiano
gentleman of Venice
Whitford KaneLauncelot Gobbo
servant to Shylock
Fritz LeiberShylock
a Jewish moneylender
Dorothy MartinBalthasar
servant to Portia
Dance of Revelers
Helen MenkenPortia
an heiress in Belmont
Ralph MenzingSalerio
friend of Antonio
Claudius MintzLeonardo
servant to Bassanio
Frank PetersOld Gobbo
Launcelot's father
Tyrone Power, Sr.Duke of Venice
Viola RoacheNerissa
Portia's waiting gentle-woman
Thayer RobertsSalarino
friend of Antonio
Virginia StevensJessica
Shylock's daughter