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Arabesque   

 
National Theatre , (10/20/1925 - 11/07/1925)
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Opening Date:Oct 20, 1925   
Closing Date:Nov 07, 1925 Total Performances:23

Category: Play, Play with music, Original, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts
Setting: The Middle East.


Production Staff
Produced by Norman Bel Geddes and Richard Herndon
Music by Ruth White Warfield; Written by Cloyd Head and Eunice Tietjens
Directed by Norman Bel Geddes; Choreographed by Michi Itow
Scenic Design by Norman Bel Geddes and Cleon Throckmorton
Cast
Hortense Alden Laila
A Bedouine from the desert
Hamad Attab A Pilgrim
Geraldine Ballard Arab Child
Merlin Ballard Arab Child
Mohammed Basher Cloth Merchant
Mohammed Ben Ali The Ever-Yawning Rug Merchant
Charles Berkley Bearded Jew
Hamad Bisher The Herdsman
Clayton Braun The Tailor
John Brewster An Innocent Bedouin
Florence Brinton Bridesmaid
Earle Caddock A Rich Jew
Conrad Cantzen Baba Youssef
Chief Whitehawk Waiter
Curtis Cooksey Ahmed Ben Tahar
Bus Daniels Grocer
Ruth Daniels The Rich Jew's Wife
Boyd Davis Tall Bedouin
to whom belongs Laila
Claude Dougal Arab Guest
Anna Duncan The Dancing Girl
Rona Fray Bridesmaid
B. A. Fripp Arab Guest
M. Garboat Short Orderly
James Gaylor Grain Vendor
Etienne Girardot The Caid of Nadour
Lackaye Grant Arab Guest
Gladys Green Berber Woman
Ali Halel Porter who carries crates
Robert Halloway Arab Child
Victor Hammond Ali
Mustapha Hantoot Dancing Boy
Ismut Hassen Woodpeddler
Elsbeth Herbert Bridesmaid
Mohammed Houssain Dancing Boy
Yuji Itow The Muezzin
Larry Jason The Rich Jew's Son
Irene Joseph Berber Woman
Helen Judson Halima
The Professional Matchmaker
Raphael Kados Coppersmith
Helen Kim Bridesmaid
Jacob Kingsberry Chief Bedouin
Naoe Kondo The Sheik's Sister
Sarat Lahiri Abdullah
Raise Lehassen The Money Changer
Mactar Lehedder Dancing Boy
Bela Lugosi Sheik of Hammam
a Minor Official
The Sheik of Hammam
Louise Mainland The Arab Woman
Beine Makter The Barber
Yetta Malamude The Sheik's Aunt
Kay McKay Maroc
Hardwick Nevin Perfumer
George Offerman, Jr. Arab Child
Marie Offerman The Rich Jew's Daughter
Hamad B. Omar Dancing Boy
Logan Paul The Ragged Old Begger
Nancy Pethbridge The Rich Jew's Daughter
Julia Ralph The Sheik's Mother
Who Would Live in Tunis
Edward Ray Porter
Herman O. Roberts Jeweler
Samuel Rosen A Kief Smoker
Prince Singh The Public Letter Writer
William Skavlan The Subcaid
Sara Sothern M'na
The Pearl in a Bed of Oysters
Philip Spector Old Bedouin
George Thornton Abs
The Water Carrier
Roland Twombley Cobbler
Ben Welden Cafe Proprietor
Olive West Mabouba
The Mother of the Pearl
Elsie Winslow A Negro Servant Woman