The Good Woman of Setzuan

Drama - Original

Phoenix Theatre

Data not verified
  • First Preview:
  • Opening Date: December 18, 1956
  • Closing Date: January 6, 1957
  • Previews:
  • Performances: 24

Playwright: Bertolt Brecht


Three gods seeking goodness in the city of Setzuan find only evil and corruption, with the exception of a prostitute who gives them shelter, in Bertolt Brecht's morality tale.


Opening Night Cast

Richard Blackmarr Gentleman
Glen Cannon Boy
Shu-Ren Cheng Child
Irene Dailey Mrs. Shin
George Ebeling Third God
Jenny Egan Carpet Dealer's Wfie
William Grannell Unemployed Man
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Opening Night Production Credits

Bertolt Brecht Bertolt Brecht Writer
  Eric Bentley Director
  Wolfgang Roth Scenic Design
  Wolfgang Roth Costume Design
  Klaus Holm Lighting Design
  Carl Fisher General Manager
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