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Christophe Colomb   


Winter Garden Theatre, (1/30/1957 - 2/02/1957)
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Opening Date: Jan 30, 1957    
Closing Date: Feb 02, 1957 Total Performances: 6

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Comments: Performed in French

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by S. Hurok; Produced by arrangement with Government of The French Republic
Written by Paul Claudel; Incidental music by Darius Milhaud; Musical Director: Pierre Boulez
Directed by Jean-Louis Barrault
Scenic Design by Max Ingrand; Costume Design by Max Ingrand and Marie-Hélène Dasté
General Manager for Compagnie Renaud - Barrault: C. Leonard; Tour Manager for Compagnie Renaud - Barrault: Marcel Karsenty; Company Manager: James S. Miller
Stage Manager for Compagnie Renaud - Barrault: Jean Salerno; Production Stage Manager: Marvin Krauss
Scenic Consultant: Wolfgang Roth; Cover drawing by Raoul Dufy; General Press Representative: Martin Feinstein; Associate Press Representative: Michael Sweeley; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Jean-Louis BarraultChristopher Columbus of the Drama
Madeleine RenaudIsabelle the Catholic
André BatisseServant
BeauchampThe Inn-keeper
A Sailor
A Creditor
Wise Man
Pierre BertinThe Exponent
Gabriel CattandFriend
Georges CusinA Creditor
Wise Man
Court Dignitary
Marie-Hélène DastéMother of Christopher Columbus
Jean DesaillyThe Defender
Gérard DournelInn
A Sailor
Jacques GallandA Sailor
Court Dignitary
Father of Christopher Columbus
Françoise GoleaSister of Christopher Columbus
Jean-Pierre GranvalThe Opponent
André JobinWise Man
A Sailor
Jean JuillardKing of Spain
Wise Man
Jean LancelotServant
René LanierA Bourgeois
Françoise LedouxA Woman of the People
Serge MerlinServant
Natalie NervalWife of Christopher Columbus
Emile NoelServant
RĂ©gis OutinChristopher Columbus of the Legend
Dominique RozanGuitarist