This production played in repertory with The Robber Bridegroom, The Time of Your Life, The Three Sisters


Harkness Theatre, (10/21/1975 - 10/25/1975)

First Preview: Oct 20, 1975
Opening Date: Oct 21, 1975
Closing Date: Oct 25, 1975
Total Previews: 1
Total Performances: 7

Category: Play, Revival, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by Rebekah Harkness; Theatre Leased by The Acting Company (John Houseman, Artistic Director; Margot Harley, Producing Director; Porter Van Zandt, Executive Director)

Produced by The Acting Company (John Houseman, Artistic Director; Margot Harley, Producing Director; Porter Van Zandt, Executive Director)

Written by Christopher Marlowe; Incidental music by Bob James

Directed by Ellis Rabb

Scenic Design by Douglas W. Schmidt; Costume Design by Nancy Potts; Lighting Design by David F. Segal; Sound Design by Bob James

Company Manager: Manny Kladitis

Production Stage Manager: Howard Crampton-Smith; Stage Manager: Sam Clester; Assistant Stage Mgr: Jo Mayer; Technical Director: Richard Elkow

Voice Consultant: Elizabeth Smith; General Press Representative: Gifford / Wallace, Inc.; Advertising: The Blaine Thompson Company and Michael DeLuise

Opening Night Cast

Robert BacigalupiSpencer
Brooks BaldwinWarwick
Berkeley
Cynthia DickasonBeggar II
Attendant
Lady-in-Waiting
Peter DvorskyGaveston
Attendant
Sandra HalperinAttendant
Lady-in-Waiting
J. W. HarperBaldock
Attendant
Elaine HausmanLady Margaret
Niece to Edward II
Attendant
Benjamin HendricksonLightborn
Alternate
Lancaster
Alternate
Kevin KlineLightborn
Alternate
Lancaster
Alternate
Patti LuPonePrince Edward
later King Edward III
Anderson MatthewsBeggar I
Gurney
Attendant
Mary-Joan NegroQueen Isabella
Richard OomsElder Mortimer
Abbott
Attendant
David SchrammKent
Brother of Edward II
Norman SnowKing Edward II
Roy K. StevensMatrevis
Beggar III
Attendant
Nicolas SurovyArchbishop of Canterbury
Michael TolaydoLeicester
Bishop of Coventry
Attendant
Sam TsoutsouvasYoung Mortimer

Understudies: Glynis Bell (Attendant, Beggar II, Lady-in-Waiting), Cynthia Dickason (Lady Margaret), Gerald Gutierrez (Archbishop of Canterbury, Attendant, Beggar I, Bishop of Coventry, Gurney, Leicester, Matrevis), Sandra Halperin (Prince Edward), J. W. Harper (Lancaster, Lightborn, Young Mortimer), Kevin Kline (Attendant, Gaveston), Anderson Matthews (Spencer), Richard Ooms (Kent), Mary Lou Rosato (Queen Isabella), David Schramm (King Edward II), Roy K. Stevens (Baldock) and Michael Tolaydo (Abbott, Berkeley, Elder Mortimer, Warwick)

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