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The Duchess of Malfi   

Phoenix Theatre, (3/19/1957 - 4/07/1957)
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Opening Date: Mar 19, 1957    
Closing Date: Apr 07, 1957 Total Performances: 24

Category: Play, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: The action takes place in Italy, early in the sixteenth century at Malfi, Rome, Ancona and elsewhere.

Production Staff
Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder); Produced in association with John Houseman
Written by John Webster; Music by Lee Hoiby
Directed by Jack Landau
Scenic Design by Jack Landau; Festival stage by: Rouben Ter-Arutunian; Costume Design by Saul Bolasni; Lighting Design by Jean Rosenthal; Production Design by Jean Rosenthal
General Manager: Carl Fisher; Company Manager: Nat Parnes
Production Stage Manager: Robert Woods; Stage Manager: Ronald Bates
Songs and Litany performed by Russell Oberlin
Publicity director: Ben Kornzweig; Press Representative: Robert Ganshaw and James Kamins
Mitchell AgrussFootman
Jacqueline BrookesGiovanna
Duchess of Malfi, sister of Ferdinand and the Cardinal
Jack CannonGuest, Servant, Officer
William CottrellGrisolan
Richard EastonDelio
Antonio's friend
Louis EdmondsRoderigo
Jan FarrandJulia
wife of Castruchio
Hurd HatfieldThe Cardinal
Ferdinand's brother
Patrick HinesPescara
Anthony HollandGuest, Servant, Officer
Earle HymanAntonio Bologna
Steward of the household of the Duchess
Barbara LordGuest, Servant, Officer
Charles MacaulaySilvio
Priscilla MorrillCariola
First Lady-in-Waiting to the Duchess
Dorothy PattenOld Lady
Ellis RabbDoctor
John RaginGuest, Servant, Officer
Pernell RobertsDaniel de Bosola
Gentleman of the Horse to the Duchess
Justice WatsonCastruccio
Joseph WisemanFerdinand
Duke of Calabria