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Miracle At Verdun

Author: Hans Chlumberg

Productions

Embassy Theatre, 1932

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Embassy Theatre
First performance: Wednesday 21st September 1932
Translation: Edward Crankshaw. Production: André Van Gyseghem.
Scenes Designer: Bagnall Harris.

CharacterPlayed By
Vernier (Caretaker of the Cemetery)Huntley Wright
Mazas (Conductor of the Tour)/Wireless Announcer/Gendarme/A Young PrelateAlan Wheatley
Jackson, an American/Witterschlick/Clarkson (American Ambassador)George Cross
Sharpe, English/Lord Grathford (Prime Minister of England)Philip Desborough
Marshall, English/Leeds (Lord Grathford's Valet)/KropfgansW. Llewllyn Rees
Miss Greely, English/A Group of WomenEileen Collins-James
Dorothy, English/Fourth VillagerMuriel Caudwell
M. Verron, French/Charrier (Supporter of Lamparenne)Frank Heath-Saunders
Mme. Verron, French/First VillagerLillian Mason
Remusat, French/Marcel Delcampe (Prime Minister of France)Frank Cochrane
Lerat, French/General Lamarque (the French Minister of War)/Paul Vadinet (Village Shoemaker)Charles Carson
Mme. Lerat, French/Mme. VadinetDorothy Darke
Mme. Duvernois, French/Odette Lefèvre/JeanetteIna de la Haye
Dr. Paetz, German/Dr. Overtüsch (German Chancellor)H. St. Barbe-West
Frau Paetz, German/Frau Overtüsch/Mutter WeberJosephine Middleton
Von Henkel, German/General Von Gadenau (the German Minister of War)/Köchler (Innkeeper)Clifford Marquand
Frau von Henkel, German/A Group of Women/Frau Köchler (Innkeeper's Wife)Marion Fawcett
Fritzchen, German/Fourth NewsboyCyril Bernstamm
Brohl, German/Geishügel/Professor Dr. Steppach (Scientific Expert)John Garside
Spärlich, German/Chief Rabbi Dr. ForbachAbraham Sofaer
Heydner, German/The Messenger/Second Monk/Girgenrath (Disable Soldier)/Lamparenne (Prime Minister of Belgium)Ivan Samson
Pillwein, an Austrian/Jacques (Paul Vadinet's Assistant)/The Shorthand WriterJohn Bailey
An Italian/Bertolotti (Italian Ambassador)Ambrose Cross
A Japanese/Yoshitomo (Japanese Ambassador)Kiyoshi Takase
Two Priests/French Colonel/Priest/General Superintendent Palm (Evangelical Minister)Angus Adams
Two Priests/First Monk/Cardinal Dupin (Archbishop of Paris)George Howe
Wittekind (C.O.), GermanRonald Adams
Hessel, GermanEdmund Tottenham
Weber, GermanT. G. Saville
Schmidt, GermanRonald Caswell
Sonneborn, GermanReginald Caswell
Schröder, GermanTom Macaulay
Lehmann, GermanRoland Thompson
Vaudemont (C.O.), FrenchGeoffrey Gomer
André Verron, FrenchDerrick de Marney
Morel, FrenchJames Dale
Dubois, FrenchReginald Gosse
Roubeau, FrenchLeslie Stokes
Baillard, FrenchCharles Lefeaux
German Captain/Third VillagerMichael Barry
First NewsboyTony Beckwith
Second NewsboyMardale Owen
Third Newsboy/Second Villager/Trolliet (Supporter of Lamparenne)Richard Warner
A Group of WomenJune Gordon
A Group of WomenJoan Evans
A Group of WomenJessie Stanley
A Group of WomenRoseva Wheatley
Tsatanaku (a Japanese)Michel Bazalgette
People of the Town in Scene VIII, Dancers in Scene XI, and Lackeys in Scene XII
LadiesJessie Stanley, Cecily Clarence, Camilla Coventry, June Gordon, Joan Evans, Patricia Cochrane, Pamela Cochrane, Ailsa McCulloch, Elizabeth Moseley, Barbara Watts, Elizabeth Solomon, Irena Zinn, Helen Misener, Nan Hyams, Sylvia Vinall, Diana Litchfield, Rose Wheatley
GentlemenH. G. Ledger, A. J. Willet, A. L. Hansford, A. L. J. Hull, F. R. Kaye, E. Vere Millard, H. I. Miller, John Newmark, John Armitstead, George Brady, E. F. Summers, Alexander Sterndale, Borge Jensen, Patrick Pollock, Stephen Bundy

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