The Tempest

Play - Revival

Alvin Theatre (January 25, 1945 - March 17, 1945)
Broadway Theatre (March 19, 1945 - April 21, 1945)
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  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: January 25, 1945
  • Closing Date: April 21, 1945
  • Previews: 0
  • Performances: 100

Playwright: William Shakespeare


The magician and former duke Prospero, who has been exiled on an island with his daughter Miranda for years, plots revenge on the brother who usurped his throne with the help of the magical island creatures in his thrall, in one of William Shakespeare's final plays.


Opening Night Cast

Canada Lee Caliban
Vera Zorina Ariel
Arnold Moss Prospero
Jack Bostick Adrian
Vito Christi Ferdinand
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Opening Night Production Credits

William Shakespeare William Shakespeare Playwright
  David Diamond Original Music
  Motley Scenic Design
  Motley Costume Design
  Moe Hack Lighting Design
  Moe Hack Lighting Design
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