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Danton's Death   

Mercury Theatre, (11/02/1938 - circa. 11/1938)
First Preview: Total Previews:
Opening Date: Nov 02, 1938    
Closing Date: Nov 1938 Total Performances: 21

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway

Production Staff
Produced by Orson Welles and John Houseman
Music by Marc Blitzstein; Written by Geoffrey Dunlop; from the German of Georg Buchner
Staged by Orson Welles
Scenic Design by Jan Tichacek
William AllandServant to Danton
Ellen AndrewsVoice in the Street
Richard BaerConvention Attendant
Fay BakerVoice in the Street
Edgar BarrierCamille Desmoulins
John BerryGaoler
Joseph CottenBarrere
Helen CouleVoice in the Street
George Duthie1st Old Man
President of the Convention
Ross ElliottConvention Attendant
Morgan FarleyHeralut De Sechelles
Ruth FordRosalie
Arlene FrancisMarion
Martin GabelDanton
Sparke HastingsMember of the Convention
Arthur HoffeVoice in the Street
Guy KingsleyLacroix
William MowryMember of the Convention
Edgerton PaulServant to Danton
Stanley PossServant to Danton
Stephen RobertsMember of the Convention
Erskine SanfordPhilppeau
2nd Old Man
Sanford SiegelVoice in the Street
Vladimir SokoloffRobespierre
Anna StaffordJulie
Fred ThompsonVoice in the Street
Evelyn WahlLucile
Orson WellesSt. Just
Mary WickesChristine
Richard WilsonLegendre
Eustace WyattFouquier