Arena Stage The Mead Center for American Theater MY ACCOUNT
1970's productions

1973 – 1974 Season

Two by Samuel Beckett

KRAPP'S LAST TAPE
NOT I

Samuel Beckett
Directed by Alan Schneider
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Sep 18, 1973 – Oct 7, 1973

OUR TOWN

Thornton Wilder
Directed by Alan Schneider
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Oct 24, 1973 – Oct 27, 1973

INHERIT THE WIND

Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
Directed by Zelda Fichandler
Performed in the Arena
Nov 1, 1973 – Dec 9, 1973
OUR TOWN and INHERIT THE WIND were performed at Catholic University’s Hartke Theatre and on tour in Moscow (MXAT-Filial) and Leningrad (Pushkin) 
Sep – Oct 1973

TOM

Alexander Buzo
Directed by Alan Schneider
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Dec 14, 1973 – Jan 27, 1974

THREE MEN ON A HORSE

John Cecil Holm and George Abbott
Directed by Norman Gevanthor
Performed in the Arena
Dec 21, 1973 – Jan 27, 1974

THE RESISTIBLE RISE OF ARTURO UI

Bertolt Brecht, translated by Ralph Manheim
Directed by Carl Weber
Performed in the Arena
Feb 1, 1974 – Mar 10, 1974

LEONCE AND LENA

Georg Buchner, English version by Eric Bentley
Directed by Liviu Ciulei
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Mar 15, 1974 – April 21, 1974

ZALMEN OR THE MADNESS OF GOD

Elie Wiesel adapted by Marion Wiesel
based on a translation from the French by Nathan Edelman
Directed by Alan Schneider
Performed in the Arena
May 3, 1974 – June 9, 1974

Zalmen, or The Madness of God was also filmed for PBS-TV with the Arena Stage Company, first released Jan. 8, 1975.

Two Plays in Repertory

IN CELEBRATION

David Storey
Performed in the Kreeger Theater

RELATIVELY SPEAKING

Alan Ayckbourn
Directed by John Dillon
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Opened in June 1974

HORATIO

Play and lyrics by Ron Whyte,
Music by Mel Marvin
Directed by Charles Haid
Performed in the Arena
June 14, 1974 – July 21, 1974