Ethel Barrymore Theatre, (12/03/1998 - 3/21/1999)

First Preview: Nov 19, 1998
Opening Date: Dec 03, 1998
Closing Date: Mar 21, 1999
Total Previews: 15
Total Performances: 116

Category: Play, Tragedy, Revival, Broadway

Opening Night Cast

Zoë WanamakerElectra
Claire BloomClytemnestra
Pat CarrollChorus of Mycenae
Michael CumpstyOrestes
Marin HinkleChrysothemis
Mirjana JokovicChorus
Daniel OreskesAegisthus
Stephen SpinellaServant to Orestes
Ivan StamenovPylades
Myra Lucretia TaylorChorus

Awards and Nominations

Tony Award®

 1999 Best Revival of a Play [nominee] 

Produced by Eric Krebs, Randall L. Wreghitt, Anita Waxman, Elizabeth Williams and Lawrence Horowitz; Originally produced by The McCarter Theatre Company (Emily Mann, Artistic Director; Jeffrey Woodward, Managing Director), The Donmar Warehouse (Sam Mendes, Artistic Director) and Duncan C. Weldon

 1999 Best Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Zoë Wanamaker

 1999 Best Featured Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Claire Bloom

Drama Desk Award

 1999 Outstanding Revival of a Play [nominee] 

Produced by Eric Krebs, Randall L. Wreghitt, Anita Waxman, Elizabeth Williams and Lawrence Horowitz

 1999 Outstanding Actress in a Play [nominee] 

Zoë Wanamaker

 1999 Outstanding Sound Design [nominee] 

Sound Design by Fergus O'Hare

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