German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of The Play A KINGDOM FOR A COW
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1935
Place of Premiere Savoy Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Genre Musical play
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Ernst Matray, Felix Weissberger
Director Ernst Matray, Felix Weissberger
Author Kurt Weill, Reginald Arkell and Desmond Carter
Cast George Gee, Hay Petrie, Jacqueline Francell, Webster Booth, Aubrey Mather, Herbert Garry, La Jana
Literature Times, 29 June 1935.
Punch, 10 July 1935.
Special notes Sets by Hein Heckroth. Original German title: "Der Kuhhandel" (German libretto: Robert Vambery).

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