Tamburlaine the Great

Play - Original

Winter Garden Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 19, 1956
  • Closing Date: February 4, 1956
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 20

Playwright: Christopher Marlowe

Opening Night Cast

Anthony Quayle Tamburlaine
Myrna Aaron Turkish Concubine
Virgin of Memphis
Thor Arngrim Scythians, Persians, Egyptians...
Ken Ayers Scythians, Persians, Egyptians...
Guy Belanger Scythians, Persians, Egyptians...
George Blackwell Scythians, Persians, Egyptians...
Lloyd Bochner Soldan of Egypt
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Christopher Marlowe Writer
  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Leslie Hurry Scenic Design
  Leslie Hurry Costume Design
  Paul Morrison Lighting Design
  Harold Kusell Company Manager
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Tony Award

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1956 Direction (pre-1960) Tyrone Guthrie Nominee
1956 Featured Actor in a Play Anthony Quayle Nominee
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