PlayDramaRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
May 18, 1977
Closing Date
Jun 19, 1977
1st Preview
Apr 29, 1977
1st Preview
Apr 29, 1977
Previews
14
Performances
39
PlayDramaRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
Vivian Beaumont Theatre
(May 18, 1977 - Jun 19, 1977)

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.

Produced by Joseph Papp; Associate Producer: Bernard Gersten
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.
Woodwinds: Richard Centalonza; Flute: Dan Erkkila; Percussion: William Ruyle and Andrew Schloss
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
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Iphigenia
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Chorus
Clytemnestra
 
Cassandra
Chorus
Chorus Leader
Chorus
Jamil Zakkai
Replaced John Cazale after the first preview
Agamemnon
Apr 30, 1977 - Jun 19, 1977
 
Aegisthus
Apr 30, 1977 - Jun 19, 1977
Standby: Natalie Gray (Clytemnestra) and Valois Mickens (Cassandra)
Understudy: George Touliatos (Chorus Leader)

Vivian Beaumont Theatre (May 18, 1977 - Jun 19, 1977)

Cast

John Cazale
Took ill after the first preview and withdrew from the production
Agamemnon
Apr 29, 1977 - Apr 29, 1977
Was replaced in previews
 
Aegisthus
Apr 29, 1977 - Apr 29, 1977
Was replaced in previews
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