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Phoenix Theatre, (2/03/1958 - 3/09/1958)

Opening Date: Feb 03, 1958
Closing Date: Mar 09, 1958
Total Performances: 40

Category: Play, Original, Broadway

Opening Night Production Staff

Produced by The Phoenix Theatre (T. Edward Hambleton: Co-Founder and Managing Director; Norris Houghton: Co-Founder)

Written by Jean Cocteau; New adaptation by: Albert Bermel

Directed by Herbert Berghof

Scenic Design by Ming Cho Lee; Costume Design by Alvin Colt; Lighting Design by Tharon Musser

Company Manager: Nat Parnes

Production Stage Manager: Robert Woods; Stage Manager: William Armitage and Kenneth Paine

General Press Representative: Ben Kornzweig and Anthony Geiss

Opening Night Cast

Jacob Ben-AmiThe Old Shepherd
Clarice BlackburnA Theban Mother
Roberts BlossomAnubis
The Egyptian God of the Dead
Philip BourneufTeiresias
The High Priest
Peter BrandonThe Young Soldier
Claude DauphinThe Voice
June HavocQueen Jocasta
Earle HymanGhost of Laius
John KerrOedipus
Kimetha LaurieAntigone
Daughter of Jocasta and Oedipus
Joan McCrackenThe Sphinx
The Goddess of Vengeance
Albert PaulsonThe Soldier
Bill PennThe Messenger from Corinth
Byrne PivenThe Drunk
Joey RendaHer Son
Martin RudyCreon
Jocasta's Brother
Gene SaksThe Captain of the Patrol
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