Comedy - Original

Guild Theatre

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  • Opening Date: April 9, 1928
  • Closing Date: May 1, 1928
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 46

Playwright: Ben Jonson


A Venetian gentleman pretends to be dying in order to dupe the friends who hope to be heirs to his great fortune, in Ben Jonson's satire of greed.


Opening Night Cast

Ernest Cossart Corvino
Dudley Digges Volpone
Margalo Gillmore Colomba
Philip Leigh Voltore
Alfred Lunt Mosca
McKay Morris Leone
Henry Travers Corbaccio
Helen Westley Canina
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Ben Jonson Writer
  Ruth Langner Translation
  Philip Moeller Director
  The Theatre Guild Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1927 - 1928

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