King Richard II

Play - Revival

St. James Theatre

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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: April 1, 1940
  • Closing Date: April 27, 1940
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 32

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
John Barclay John of Gaunt
France Bendtsen Duke of York
Donald Cameron Bishop of Carlisle
Charles Dalton Earl of Northumberland
Lauren Gilbert Duke of Aumerle
George Keane Lord Ross
Carmen Mathews Queen to King Richard
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Margaret Webster Staging
  David Ffolkes Scenic Design
  David Ffolkes Costume Design
  Edgar Runkle General Manager
  S.M. Weller Director of Publicity
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