Antigone

Tragedy - Revival

Vivian Beaumont Theater

Data not verified
  • First Preview: May 1, 1971
  • Opening Date: May 13, 1971
  • Closing Date: June 20, 1971
  • Previews: 12
  • Performances: 46

Synopsis

Oedipus' daughter defies her uncle in insisting on a proper burial for her brothers, whom he killed in order to take the throne, in Sophocles' tragedy.

 

Opening Night Cast

Dimitra Arliss Eurydice
David Birney Haemon
James Blendick in Antigone James Blendick Sentry
Philip Bosco in Antigone Philip Bosco Creon
Charles Cioffi Choragos
Tandy Cronyn Ismene
Pauline Flanagan Female Chorus Leader
John Harkins Messenger
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Opening Night Production Credits

  Sophocles Writer
  Dudley Fitts Translator
  Robert Fitzgerald Translator
  John Hirsch Director
Douglas W. Schmidt Douglas W. Schmidt Scenic Design
Jane Greenwood Jane Greenwood Costume Design
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Shows That Opened That Season: 1970 - 1971

 
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Awards


Theatre World

Year Category Name Winner/Nominee
1971 Theatre World Award Martha Henry Winner
 
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