He Who Gets Slapped

Tragedy - Revival

Booth Theatre

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  • Opening Date: March 20, 1946
  • Closing Date: April 27, 1946
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 46

Playwright: Leonid Andreyev


A brilliant scientist, whose wife cheats on him with his best friend, runs away to join the circus, where he falls for a young rider whose father is desperate to match her up with a rich baron.


Opening Night Cast

John Abbott Count Mancini
Stella Adler in He Who Gets Slapped Stella Adler Zinida
Bobby Barry Tilly
Wolfe Barzell Papa Briquet
Russell Collins Jim Jackson
Susan Douglas Consuela
Dennis King Funny
John M. O'Connor Polly
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Leonid Andreyev Writer
  Judith Guthrie Translation
  Tyrone Guthrie Director
  Motley Scenic Design
  Motley Costume Design
  John Yorke Company Manager
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