Arena Stage The Mead Center for American Theater MY ACCOUNT
1980's productions

1985 – 1986 Season

AVNER THE ECCENTRIC

Avner Eisenberg
Performed in the Kreeger Theater

THE GOOD PERSON OF SETZUAN

Bertolt Brecht, translated by
Ralph Manheim
Directed by Garland Wright
Performed in the Arena
Oct 18, 1985 – Nov 10, 1985

'NIGHT MOTHER

Marsha Norman
Directed by James C. Nicola
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Oct 18, 1985 – Dec 8, 1985

WOMEN AND WATER

John Guare
Directed by Douglas C. Wager
Performed in the Arena
Nov 29, 1985 – Jan 5, 1986

THE REGARD OF FLIGHT and THE CLOWN BAGATELLES

Bill Irwin, original Music by Doug Skinner
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Dec 13, 1985 – Jan 12, 1986

RESTORATION

Edward Bond, Music by
Nick Bicat and John McKinney
Directed by Sharon Ott
Performed in the Arena
Jan 17, 1986 – Feb 23, 1986

THE WILD DUCK

Henrik Ibsen, translated by David Westerfer,
stage version by Lucian Pintilie
Directed by Lucian Pintilie
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Feb 28, 1986 – April 20, 1986

THE PHILADELPHIA STORY

Philip Barry
Directed by Douglas C. Wager
Performed in the Arena
Opened March 21, 1986

OLD TIMES

Harold Pinter
Directed by Garland Wright
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Opened May 9, 1986

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW

William Shakespeare
Directed by Douglas C. Wager
Performed in the Arena
Opened May 23, 1986

STRAY DOGS

Julie Jensen
Directed by James C. Nicola
Performed in the Old Vat Room
June 12, 1986 – July 6, 1986

BANJO DANCING

or the 48th Annual Squitters Mountain Song Dance Folklore Convention and Banjo Contest... and how I lost
Devised by Stephen Wade with Milton Kramer
Performed in the Old Vat Room

BANJO DANCING performed in the Old Vat Room all season.