The Makropoulos Secret

Play - Revival

Phoenix Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 3, 1957
  • Closing Date: December 31, 1957
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 33

Playwright: Karel Capek, Randal C. Burrett


The daughter of the German emperor, who fled court life with a life-lengthening potion to become a great opera singer, contributes important information to a case between warring families, in Tyrone Guthrie's adaptation of Karel Capek's play.


Opening Night Cast

Boris Aplon Official of the Opera House
Conrad Bain Vitek
Whitfield Connor Berthold Gregor
Dalton Dearborn Conductor
Taylor Graves Opera Manager
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Karel Capek Writer
  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Norris Houghton Scenic Design
  Patton Campbell Costume Design
  Tharon Musser Lighting Design
  Ben Kornzweig General Press Representative
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1957 - 1958

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