Christophe Colomb

Drama - Original

Winter Garden Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 30, 1957
  • Closing Date: February 2, 1957
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 6

Playwright: Paul Claudel


Paul Claudel dramatizes the life of Christopher Columbus, the Italian explorer who discovered America on an expedition from Spain, in an allegorical fashion.


Opening Night Cast

Jean-Louis Barrault Christopher Columbus of the Drama
Madeleine Renaud Isabelle the Catholic
André Batisse Servant
Beauchamp A Sailor
Wise Man
The Inn-Keeper
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Paul Claudel Writer
  Jean-Louis Barrault Director
  Max Ingrand Scenic Design
  Max Ingrand Costume Design
  Marie-Hélène Dasté Dasté Costume Design
  C. Leonard General Manager for Compagnie Renaud - Barrault
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