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SCANDAL IN ASSYRIA


Title of The Play SCANDAL IN ASSYRIA
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English Titles  
Year of Premiere 1939
Place of Premiere Globe Theatre, London
Language(s) English
Genre Satire
Based on/Source  
Producer(s) John Gielgud
Director John Gielgud
Author Axel Kjellstrom
Cast Francis L. Sullivan, William Gates, Ernest Thesiger, Linda Gray, Jack Hawkins, Sybille Binder, George Howe, Ernest Milton
Literature Times, 1 May 1939.
Special notes Satire on totalitarian racial theory, tackling anti-Semitism.




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