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Winter Garden Theatre, (1/30/1957 - 2/02/1957)

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

Opening Night 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

Opening Night Cast

Jean-Louis BarraultChristopher Columbus of the Drama
Madeleine RenaudIsabelle the Catholic
André BatisseServant
Dancer
BeauchampThe Inn-keeper
A Sailor
A Creditor
Delegate
Wise Man
Pierre BertinThe Exponent
Gabriel CattandFriend
Guitarist
Georges CusinA Creditor
Wise Man
Court Dignitary
Marie-Hélène DastéMother of Christopher Columbus
Jean DesaillyThe Defender
Gérard DournelInn
Quadrille
Tlaloc
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
Majordomo
Officer
Wise Man
Cook
Jean LancelotServant
Dancer
René LanierA Bourgeois
Françoise LedouxA Woman of the People
Serge MerlinServant
Dancer
Natalie NervalWife of Christopher Columbus
Emile NoelServant
Dancer
RĂ©gis OutinChristopher Columbus of the Legend
Dominique RozanGuitarist
Commander
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