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The Bacchae   

 
Circle in the Square Theatre , (10/02/1980 - 11/23/1980)
First Preview:Sep 14, 1980 Total Previews:20
Opening Date:Oct 02, 1980   
Closing Date:Nov 23, 1980 Total Performances:61

Category: Play, Tragedy, Original, Broadway


Production Staff
Theatre Owned / Operated by Circle in the Square (under the direction of Theodore Mann and Paul Libin)
Produced by Circle in the Square (Theodore Mann: Artistic Director; Paul Libin: Managing Director)
Written by Euripides; Translated by Michael Cacoyannis; Incidental music by Theodore Antoniou
Directed by Michael Cacoyannis
Scenic Design by John Conklin; Costume Design by John Conklin; Lighting Design by Pat Collins
Company Manager: William Conn
Production Stage Manager: Randall Brooks
Circle in the Square Public Relations Director: Merle Debuskey; Circle in the Square Press Representative: David Roggensack; Casting: Lynn Kressel
Cast
Irene Papas Agave
Philip Bosco Cadmus
Sheila Dabney Chorus of Bacchae
Peter Efthymiou Guard
Elaine Graham Chorus of Bacchae
John Noah Hertzler Pentheus
Ernestine Jackson Chorus of Bacchae
Alfred Karl Guard
Tom Klunis Tiresias
Richard Kuss Herdsman
Jodi Long Chorus of Bacchae
Karen Ludwig Chorus of Bacchae
Valois Mickens Chorus of Bacchae
Paul Perri Messenger
Christopher Rich Dionysus
also referred to as Bacchus and Bromius
Socorro Santiago Chorus of Bacchae
Catherine Lee Smith Chorus of Bacchae
Gary Tacon Guard
Michele-Denise Woods Chorus of Bacchae
Standby: Karen Ludwig (Agave)
Understudies: Peter Efthymiou (Pentheus), Alfred Karl (Cadmus, Herdsman, Tiresias) and Gary Tacon (Dionysus, Guard, Messenger)