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A Wordless Play

Casino Theatre, (1/16/1912 - circa. 3/1912)
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Opening Date: Jan 16, 1912    
Closing Date: Mar 1912 Total Performances: 62

Category: Play, Pantomime, Original, Broadway
Setting: The Middle-East
Comments: Max Reinhardt's production of the wordless play in nine Tableaux with the company and mise-en-scene from the Deutsches Theatre, Berlin

Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Sam S. and Lee Shubert, Inc.
Produced by Winthrop Ames
Originally produced by Professor Max Reinhardt and Deutsches Theater
Written by Friedrich Freksa; Incidental music by Victor Holländer; Musical Director: Samuel Lehman
Directed by Professor Richard Ordynski
Scenic Design by Ernst Stern; Costume Design by Ernst Stern
Business Manager: W. L. Rowland
Conducted by Victor Holländer
Grete BendorffFirst Lady of the Harem
Paul ConradiThe Sheik
Marie DinaLady of the Harem
Franz DworskyThe Slave Dealer
Camilla EibenschützSumurun
the favorite wife of the Sheik
Fritz FeherNur-al-Din
a cloth merchant
Hans FelixThe Young Sheik
the Sheik's son
Susanne HerzogSumurun's Maid
George HoetzelThe Janitor of The Bazaar
Albert KarchowThe Chief Eunuch
Leopoldine KonstantinThe Beautiful Slave of Fatal Enchantment
Emil LindThe Hunchback
Ernst MatrayNur-al-Din's Attendant
NicolA Negro
Marietta ReimerSecond Lady of the Harem
Rosa RemiLady of the Harem
Gretchen RitterLady of the Harem
Louis SeelAnother Attendant of Nur-al-Din
Gretchen SuseLady of the Harem
Marie Von BülowAn Old Woman
a relative of the Hunchback