Arena Stage The Mead Center for American Theater MY ACCOUNT
1950's productions

1958 – 1959 Season

THE FRONT PAGE

Ben Hecht and Charles MacArthur
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy
Opened October 21, 1958

Three Plays

ONCE AROUND THE BLOCK

William Saroyan

THE PURIFICATION

Tennessee Williams

A MEMORY OF TWO MONDAYS

Arthur Miller
All directed by John O'Shaughnessy
Opened November 18, 1958

THE HOLLOW

Agatha Christie
Directed by Zelda Fichandler
Opened December 16, 1958

THE DEVIL'S DISCIPLE

George Bernard Shaw
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy
Opened January 13, 1959

A MONTH IN THE COUNTRY

Ivan Turgenev
adapted by Emlyn Williams
Directed by William Ball
Opened February 10, 1959

THE PLOUGH AND THE STARS

Sean O'Casey
Directed by John O'Shaughnessy
Opened March 11, 1959

THE LADY'S NOT FOR BURNING

Christopher Fry
Directed by Alex Horn
Opened April 7, 1959

EPITAPH FOR GEORGE DILLON

John Osborne and Anthony Creighton
Directed by Alan Schneider
Opened May 5, 1959