Saint Joan

Drama - Revival

Martin Beck Theatre

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  • Opening Date: March 9, 1936
  • Closing Date: May 23, 1936
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 89

Playwright: George Bernard Shaw


Joan of Arc, a peasant girl, claims to hear the voices of saints who direct her to help the Dauphin of France drive the English out of the country. She is successful in battle, but ultimately betrayed and tried for heresy.


Opening Night Cast

Brian Aherne Richard de Beauchamp
A.S. Byron The Inquisitor
Eduardo Ciannelli Peter Cauchon
Katharine Cornell Joan
George Coulouris John de Stogumber
Maurice Evans The Dauphin
Charles Waldron The Archbishop of Rheims
Arthur Chatterton Baudricourt's Steward
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Opening Night Production Credits

George Bernard  Shaw George Bernard Shaw Writer
  Guthrie McClintic Staging
  Jo Mielziner Scenic Design
  Stanley Gilkey Company Manager
  Gertrude Macy General Representative
  Katharine Cornell Producer
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1935 - 1936

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