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The Good Woman of Setzuan   

Vivian Beaumont Theatre, (11/05/1970 - 12/13/1970)
First Preview: Oct 24, 1970 Total Previews: 13
Opening Date: Nov 05, 1970    
Closing Date: Dec 13, 1970 Total Performances: 44

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway
Description: A play in two acts.
Setting: The capital of Setzuan, a half-Europeanized city.

Production Staff
Produced by Repertory Theatre of Lincoln Center (under the direction of Jules Irving)
Written by Bertolt Brecht; Translated by Ralph Manheim; Incidental music by Herbert Pilhofer; Featuring songs by John Lewin and Herbert Pilhofer; Vocal director: Roland Gagnon
Directed by Robert Symonds
Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Carrie Fishbein Robbins; Lighting Design by John Gleason
Production Stage Manager: Barbara-Mae Phillips; Stage Manager: Paul Bengston and Patrick Horrigan
Press Representative: Susan Bloch and William Schelble
Colleen DewhurstShen Te
Luis ÁvalosGentleman
David BirneyYang Sun
Philip BoscoFirst God
James CookTownsperson
Maury CooperHusband
Tandy CronynNiece
Stephen ElliottMr. Shu Fu
Frances FosterMrs. Mi Tzu
Herbert FosterGrandfather
Ray FryThird God
Lou GilbertWong
A water seller
Jack HaroldGentleman
Elizabeth HuddleSister-in-Law
Anne IvesCarpet Dealer's Wfie
Michael LevinLin To
Robert LevineUnemployed Man
Joseph MascoloPoliceman
Kenneth H. MaxwellBoy
Eda Reiss MerinWife
Toby ObayashiChild
Robert PhalenNephew
Priscilla PointerMrs. Yang
Susan SharkeyTownsperson
Dan SullivanBrother
Rebecca SymondsChild
Florence TarlowOld Whore
Sydney WalkerSecond God
Rico WilliamsChild
Elizabeth WilsonMrs. Shin
Eugene R. WoodCarpet Dealer
Understudies: Luis Ávalos (Brother, Wong), Herbert Foster (Third God), Elizabeth Huddle (Shen Te), Michael Levin (First God, Second God) and Florence Tarlow (Mrs. Shin, Mrs. Yang)