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Ben Hur   

Broadway Theatre, (11/29/1899 - circa. 5/1900)
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Opening Date: Nov 29, 1899    
Closing Date: May 1900 Total Performances: 194

Category: Play, Drama, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in a prologue and six acts
Setting: Jerusalem in the First Century

Production Staff
Produced by Klaw & Erlanger
Vocal and intrumental music by Edgar Stillman Kelley; Dramatized by William Young; Based on the novel by General Lew Wallace
Staged by Ben Teal
Scenic Design by Ernest Albert and Ernest Gros; Costume Design by F. Richard Anderson
Adeline AdlerTirzah
Mabel BertMother of Hur
Edmund CollierArrius
Emmett CorriganIlderim
Charles CraigKhaled
Henry DevereCecilius
William FordGalley Officer
William FredericMetellus
Paul GersonDrusus
William S. HartMessala
Henry LeeSimonides
Gretchen LyonsEsther
Robert MansfieldSanballat
Henry MontroseCenturion
Frank MordauntBalthasar
Edward MorganBen Hur
Corona RiccardoIras
Mary ShawAmrah
F. S. ThorpeGaspar
Frederick TruesdellMalluch
Charles J. WilsonHortator