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Caesar and Cleopatra   

National Theatre, (12/21/1949 - 4/29/1950)
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Opening Date: Dec 21, 1949    
Closing Date: Apr 29, 1950 Total Performances: 151

Category: Play, Comedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in five acts
Setting: Egypt. 48 B.C.

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Richard Aldrich and Richard Meyers; Produced in association with Julius Fleischmann
Written by Bernard Shaw; Incidental music by Irma Jurist
Directed by Cedric Hardwicke
Scenic Design by Rolf Gerard; Costume Design by Rolf Gerard; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal
Company Manager: Harold L. Wise
Production Supervisor: Theatre Production Service; Stage Manager: John Effrat; Assistant Stage Mgr: Morgan James and Clem Egolf
Woodwinds: Edgar Sarason; Harp: Myor Rosen; Percussion: Nathan Steele; French Horn: Kathleen Wilbur; Trumpet: Philip Fisher
Press Representative: William Fields, Walter Alford and Arthur Cantor; Production Assistant: Roy A. Somlyo
Cedric HardwickeJulius Caesar
Lilli PalmerCleopatra
Bertha BelmoreFtatateeta
Chief Nurse to Cleopatra
John BuckmasterApollodorus
Ralph ForbesRufio
Nicholas JoyPothinus
Ivan SimpsonTheodotus
Arthur TreacherBritannus
Ralph BrowneSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Ernest ButlerSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Julann CaffreyIris
Clifford CarpenterRoman Sentinel
Clem EgolfSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Andrew GeorgeFirst Auxiliary Sentinel
Jules GetlinPersian
Second Auxiliary Sentinel
Donny HarrisPtolemy
Michael HarveyAchillas
Harry IrvineHarpmaster
Dolores JacksonLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Morgan JamesSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Elnora JonesLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Robert Earl JonesNubian Slave
Royce KaneLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Michael LiptonSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Tanagra MarkhamLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Fred MeekSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Si OaklandLucius Septimus
Courtenaye OldenLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Dorothy PartingtonLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Jean PearsonLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Arthur PopwellSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Anthony RandallMajor Domo
Noel RobineauSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Norman RolandBelzanor
Mary ScottCharmian
Marjorie SpencerLady-in-Waiting and Slave Girl
Donald SymingtonSoldier, Courtier, Porter
Ronald TelferCenturion
First Palace Official
John WareSecond Palace Official