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As You Like It (1950, The Theatre Guild)

TitleAs You Like It
Theater CompanyThe Theatre Guild
Release LocationsUSA
Start Date1950-01-26
End Date1950-06-03
Play ConnectionsAs You Like It (performance)
SettingOliver's House; The Palace of Frederick; The Forest of Arden
Media Collections


At 145 performances, it is the longest running Broadway version of As You Like It.

Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper — Added 2011-07-30

Cast Overview

Duke SeniorAubrey Mather
RosalindKatharine Hepburn
Duke FrederickDayton Lummis
CeliaCloris Leachman
OliverErnest Graves
OrlandoWilliam Prince
AdamBurton Mallory
DennisRobert Foster
Le BeauJay Robinson
CharlesMichael Everett
TouchstoneBill Owen
AmiensFrank Rogier
JaquesErnest Thesiger
CorinWhitford Kane
SilviusRobert Quarry
PhebeJudy Parrish
WilliamRobert Foster
AudreyPatricia Englund
Sir Oliver MartextJay Robinson

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorMichael Benthall
Set and Costume DesignerJames Bailey
Incidental Music/Traditional SongsRobert Irving
Music DirectorIrving Owen

Company Overview

Theater Company The Theatre Guild

Production information courtesy of: Performance Chronicle Gatekeeper [website]