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King Richard III   

 
Booth Theatre , (2/08/1949 - 2/26/1949)
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Opening Date:Feb 08, 1949   
Closing Date:Feb 26, 1949 Total Performances:23

Category: Play, History, Revival, Broadway


Production Staff
Theatre Owned by The Shubert Organization; Theatre Operated by the Central Theatres Leasing & Construction Company
Produced by Herman Levin
This version first presented by the Boston Repertory Association at the Copley Theatre
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Richard Barr
Scenic Design by Richard Whorf; Costume Design by Richard Whorf
Business Manager: Irving Cooper
Stage Manager: Joseph Leon; Assistant Stage Mgr: Charles Nahabedian
Orchestra Manager: Morris Stonzek
Press Representative: Richard Maney and Frank Goodman; Assistant to Mr. Barr: Henry Colman
Cast
Richard Whorf Richard, Duke of Gloucester, afterwards Richard III
brother to the King
Philip Bourneuf Henry Stafford
Duke of Buckingham
Grace Coppin Lady Margaret Plantagenet
daughter of Clarence
Frances Reid Lady Anne
widow of Edward, son to King Henry VI; afterward married to Richard
Polly Rowles Elizabeth
Queen to Edward IV
Walter F. Appler Lord Mayor of London
Warren Burmeister Sir Thomas Vaughan
cousin to Queen Elizabeth
Robert Carricart Tressel
David Clive Lord Grey
son to Queen Elizabeth by her first marriage to John Grey
Joseph Foley Edward, Prince of Wales, afterwards Edward V
son to the King
Alan Frost Sir Robert Brackenbury
Lieutenant of the Tower
Robert H. Harris Lord Hastings
Lord Chamberlain to Edward IV
Ed Hoffman Citizen
Will Kuluva George, Duke of Clarence
brother to the King
Connie Lessard Citizen
Charles Nahabedian Sir William Lovel
William Nichols Sir William Catesby
Nehemiah Persoff Sir James Tyrrel
Orrin Redfield Lord Stanley
Earl of Derby
Milton Selzer Berkeley
Michael Sivy Henry Tudor
Earl of Richmond, afterwards King Henry VII
Ray Walston Sir Richard Ratcliffe
Douglass Watson Marquis of Dorset
son to Queen Elizabeth by her first marriege to John Grey
Glenn Wilson Anthony Woodville, Earl Rivers
brother to Queen Elizabeth