Lyceum Theatre, (11/04/1993 - 12/05/1993)

First Preview: Oct 19, 1993
Opening Date: Nov 04, 1993
Closing Date: Dec 05, 1993
Total Previews: 16
Total Performances: 39

Category: Play, Tragedy, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Theatre Owned / Operated by The Shubert Organization (Gerald Schoenfeld: Chairman; Bernard B. Jacobs: President)

Produced by National Actors Theatre (Tony Randall, Founder and Artistic Advisor; Michael Langham, Artistic Advisor; Fred Walker, Managing Director)

The essence of this production was originated and nurtured at The Stratford Festival of Canada

Written by William Shakespeare; Incidental music by Duke Ellington

Directed by Michael Langham; Choreographed by George Faison; Assistant Director: Mark Vietor

Scenic Design by Douglas Stein; Costume Design by Ann Hould-Ward; Lighting Design by Richard Nelson; Sound Design by Keith Handegord

General Manager: Niko Associates, Inc. (Manny Kladitis, Founder and President); Company Manager: Brig Berney; Executive Producer: Manny Kladitis

Production Stage Manager: Michael Ritchie; Technical Supervisor: Technical Theater Services, Ltd.; Production Manager: John H. Paull, III and Rhys Williams; Technical Director: Robert Parks Johnson; Production Supervisor: Suzanne Prueter

Music adapted by Stanley Silverman

Special Effects by Gregory Meeh

Casting: Elizabeth R. Woodman; Fight Staging by B. H. Barry; General Press Representative: Springer Associates, Inc.

Opening Night Cast

Brian BedfordTimon
Brian Evaret ChandlerPhilotus
Servant to Sempronius
Jefrey Alan ChandlerA Painter
Representative of Isidore's
Michael CumpstyAlcibiades
An Army Captain
Andi DavisPhrynia
John DybdahlCitizen
Evelyn W. EboDancer
Herb FosterFirst Senator
State
John Franklyn-RobbinsApemantus
A Cynic
Annette HeldeTimandra
Francis HenrySoldier
Ted HoffstatterCitizen
Richard HolmesHortensius
Servant to Lucullus
Nicholas KeprosSempronius
Tom LacyLucullus
Jerry LanningA Merchant
Leo LeydenThird Senator
Church
Michael LombardLucius
Tim MacDonaldVentidius
Servant to Timon
Alec MapaFlaminius
Servant to Timon
Jesse L. MartinAlcibiades' Officer
Second Masseur
Rod McLachlanA Photographer
Cupid
Mark NiebuhrCaphis
An Officer
Bandit
Alec PhoenixA Jeweller
Bandit
Michael RudkoSecond Senator
Military
Jack RylandFlavius
Timon's Steward
Rebecca ShermanDancer
Kevin ShinickSoldier
Derek SmithA Poet
Representative of Varro's
Michael StuhlbargAn Old Athenian
First Masseur
Bandit
Stevi Van MeterDancer
Michael WigginsServilius
Servant to Timon
John Burton WillsonCitizen

Understudies: Brian Evaret Chandler (Second Masseur, Soldier), Andi Davis (Timandra), Annette Helde (Phrynia), Richard Holmes (A Painter, First Senator, Representative of Isidore's), Martin Kildare (Bandit, First Masseur, Ventidius), Tim MacDonald (Flavius), Alec Mapa (A Photographer, Cupid, Soldier), Jesse L. Martin (Alcibiades), Rod McLachlan (Lucius, Second Senator), Mark Niebuhr (Lucullus, Third Senator), Alec Phoenix (A Poet, Representative of Varro's), Blake Robison (A Jeweller, A Merchant, Bandit, Hortensius), Michael Rudko (Apemantus, Sempronius), Kevin Shinick (Bandit, Caphis, Flaminius, Servilius), Derek Smith (Timon) and Michael Wiggins (Philotus, Soldier)

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1994 Best Revival of a Play [nominee] 

Produced by National Actors Theatre (Tony Randall, Founder and Artistic Advisor; Michael Langham, Artistic Advisor; Fred Walker, Managing Director)

 1994 Best Actor in Play [nominee] 

Brian Bedford

 1994 Best Direction of a Play [nominee] 

Michael Langham

Drama Desk Award

 1994 Outstanding Play Revival [nominee] 

Produced by National Actors Theatre (Tony Randall, Founder and Artistic Advisor; Michael Langham, Artistic Advisor; Fred Walker, Managing Director)

 1994 Outstanding Actor in a Play [nominee] 

Brian Bedford

 1994 Outstanding Music in a Play [nominee] 

Incidental music by Duke Ellington; Music adapted by Stanley Silverman

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