King of Schnorrers

Musical - Original

Playhouse Theatre

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  • First Preview: November 21, 1979
  • Opening Date: November 28, 1979
  • Closing Date: January 13, 1980
  • Previews: 6
  • Performances: 63


A Sephardic beggar's pretty daughter is wooed by an artisan in this musical version of Israel Zangwill's novel.


Opening Night Cast

Lloyd Battista Da Costa The King
Paul Binotto Wilkinson
Aaron the flower seller
Ralph Bruneau Harry Tinker the tin smith
Ed Dixon in King of Schnorrers Ed Dixon Chancellor
Isaac the rag peddler
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Edwin Judd Woldin Book
  Edwin Judd Woldin Music
  Edwin Judd Woldin Lyrics
  Grover Dale Director
  Grover Dale Choreographer
  Ed Wittstein Scenic Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1979 - 1980

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