The Taming of the Shrew

Comedy - Revival

Guild Theatre

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  • Opening Date: September 30, 1935
  • Closing Date: January 1, 1936
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 129

Playwright: William Shakespeare


A wandering braggart out to marry for money ends up with the shrewish daughter of a rich man, whom he must "tame" even as he falls for her, in William Shakespeare's comedy.


Opening Night Cast

Lynn Fontanne Katharina
Alfred Lunt Petruchio
John Ballas Dwarf
John Balmer Huntsman
Stuart Barlow Acrobat
Harry Be Gar Horse
Alice Belmore Cliffe Curtis
Gilmore Bush Nathaniel
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Writer
  Harry Wagstaff Gribble Director
  Carolyn Hancock Scenic Design
  Claggett Wilson Costume Design
  The Theatre Guild Producer
  John C. Wilson Associated Producer
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