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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
Cast
Vivien Leigh Paola
Mary Ure Lucile
Margaret Braidwood Barbette
Ludi Claire Eugenie
Felix Deebank Mace-Bearer
Alan MacNaughtan Mr. Justice Blanchard
Key Meersman Customer at the Café
John Merivale Armand
Byron Mitchell Customer at the Café
Donald Moffat Clerk of the Court
Customer at the Café
Aina Niemela Gilly
Virginia Robinson Customer at the Café
Ken Edward Ruta Servant
Customer at the Café
Theodore Tenley Servant
Alicia Townsend Customer at the Café
James Valentine Joseph
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