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Agamemnon   

Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (5/18/1977 - 6/19/1977)
First Preview: Apr 29, 1977 Total Previews: 14
Opening Date: May 18, 1977    
Closing Date: Jun 19, 1977 Total Performances: 39

Category: Play, Drama, Revival, Broadway
Setting: Argos, the palace of Agamemnon.
Comments: Moved to the Delacorte Theatre in Central Park from July 28 - August 28, 1977 for the Shakespeare in the Park festival. The role of Watchman/Herald was played interchangeably by members of the chorus.



Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer)
Produced by Joseph Papp; Associate Producer: Bernard Gersten
Originally produced by The New York Shakespeare Festival (Joseph Papp, Producer)
Written by Aeschylus; Using fragments of the original Greek and the translation by Edith Hamilton; Music composed by Elizabeth Swados
Conceived by Andrei Serban and Elizabeth Swados; Directed by Andrei Serban
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Santo Loquasto; Lighting Design by Jennifer Tipton; Assistant to Mr. Schmidt: Woods Mackintosh; Assistant to Mr. Loquasto: Hilary Rosenfeld and Tom McKinley; Assistant to Miss Tipton: Tom Rowe
NYSF General Manager: Robert Kamlot; Managerial Assistant: Roger Gindi
NYSF Production Manager: Andrew Mihok; Production Stage Manager: Julia Gillett; Stage Manager: Richard Jakiel; NYSF Production Supervisor: Jason Steven Cohen; NYSF Technical Director: Mervyn Haines, Jr.
NYSF General Press Representative: Merle Debuskey; NYSF Casting: Rosemarie Tichler; NYSF Director of Play Development: Gail Merrifield; Assistant to the Director: Maude Dinand; NYSF at Lincoln Center Press Representative: Faith Geer; Graphics Design: Susan Frank; Poster Design by Paul Davis; Photographer: George E. Joseph; Advertising: Case & McGrath
Cast
Stuart Baker-Bergen
Chorus
Suzanne Collins
Chorus
Gretel Cummings
Chorus
Jerry Cunliffe
Chorus
Jon De Vries
Chorus
Helena D. Garcia
Chorus
Natalie Gray
Chorus
Kathleen Harris
Chorus
C. S. Hayward
Chorus
Rodney Hudson
Chorus
Onni Johnson
Chorus
Paul Kreppel
Chorus
Diane Lane
Iphigenia
Paula Larke
Chorus
Roger Lawson
Chorus
Esther Levy
Chorus
Mimi Locadio
Chorus
Tom Matsusaka
Chorus
Valois Mickens
Chorus
Joseph Neal
Chorus
William Parry
Chorus
Justin Rashid
Chorus
Peter Schlosser
Chorus
Priscilla Smith
Clytemnestra
Cassandra
Jai Oscar St. John
Chorus
Eron Tabor
Chorus
George Voskovec
Chorus Leader
John Watson
Chorus
Beverly Wideman
Chorus
Jamil Zakkai
Agamemnon
Aegisthus
Understudies: Natalie Gray (Clytemnestra), Valois Mickens (Cassandra) and George Touliatos (Chorus Leader)