King Richard II

Play - Revival

St. James Theatre (February 05, 1937 - May 29, 1937)
St. James Theatre (September 15, 1937 - October 16, 1937)
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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: February 5, 1937
  • Closing Date: October 16, 1937
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 171

Playwright: William Shakespeare


The thoughtful but weak English King Richard II loses his throne to Henry Bolingbroke in William Shakespeare's play.


Opening Night Cast

Maurice Evans King Richard the Second
Robert K. Adams Green
Stephen Courtleigh Lord Willoughby
Charles Dalton Earl of Northumberland
Olive Deering Queen to King Richard
Augustin Duncan John of Gaunt
Randolph Edhols Henry Percy
Reynolds Evans Bishop of Carlisle
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Margaret Webster Staging
  Charles Alan Staging
  David Ffolkes Costume Design
  Eddie Dowling Producer
  Robinson Smith Producer
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