German-Speaking Emigrés
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Title of The Play A NIGHT IN VENICE
Alternative Titles  
English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1944
Place of Premiere Cambridge Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Genre Operetta
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) Leontine Sagan
Director Leontine Sagan
Author Johann Strauss
Cast Daria Bayan, Henry Wendon, Dennis Noble, Jerry Verno
Literature Times, 25 May 1944
Punch, 7 June 1944
Special notes Sets by Joseph Carl (= Carl Josefovics). The successful production had a run of 433 performances. In May 1945 German émigré actress and singer Irene Eisinger joined the cast.

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