PlayDrama TragedyRevivalBroadway
Opening Date
Oct 20, 1947
Closing Date
May 15, 1948
Performances
214
PlayDrama TragedyRevivalBroadway

ABOUT THIS PRODUCTION

Theatres
National Theatre
(Oct 20, 1947 - Dec 14, 1947)
Royale Theatre
(Dec 15, 1947 - May 15, 1948)

Setting
In front of Medea's house in Corinth.

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Produced by Robert Whitehead and Oliver Rea
Written by Euripides; Book adapted by Robinson Jeffers; Incidental music by Tibor Serly
Directed by John Gielgud
Scenic Design by Ben Edwards; Costume Design by Castillo; Lighting Design by Peggy Clark
Business Manager: Edward Choate; Company Manager: Thomas V. Bodkin
Stage Manager: Jean Barrere; Assistant Stage Mgr: Ben Morse
Music Contractor: Morris Stonzek
Press Representative: Barry Hyams; Production Associate: Virginia Bolen; Assistant to the Director: Paul Morrison; Advertising: Lawrence Weiner
Jason
chief of the Argonauts
Soldier
Soldier
Attendant to Medea
Aegeus
king of Athens
Second Woman of Corinth
Creon
ruler of Corinth
Jason's Slave
Child
Soldier
Tutor
First Woman of Corinth
Soldier
Child
Child
Attendant to Medea
Third Woman of Corinth

National Theatre (Oct 20, 1947 - Dec 14, 1947)

Cast

Attendant to Medea
Third Woman of Corinth
Soldier

Royale Theatre (Dec 15, 1947 - May 15, 1948)

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization
Assistant Stage Mgr: John Drew Devereaux

Cast

Jason
chief of the Argonauts
Attendant to Medea
Jason's Slave
Soldier

Tony Award®

Best Actress in a Play

1948 Winner
Judith Anderson
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