Arena Stage The Mead Center for American Theater MY ACCOUNT

1979 – 1980 Season

THE WINTER'S TALE

William Shakespeare
Directed by David Chambers
Performed in the Arena
Oct 5, 1979 – Nov 11, 1979

TEIBELE AND HER DEMON

Isaac Bashevis Singer and Eve Friedman
Directed by Stephen Kanee
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Oct 19, 1979 – Dec 2, 1979

DESIGN FOR LIVING

Noel Coward
Directed by Gary Pearle
Performed in the Arena
Nov 20, 1979 – Dec 20, 1979

YOU CAN'T TAKE IT WITH YOU

Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman
Directed by Douglas C. Wager
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Dec 14, 1979 – Jan 27, 1980

AFTER THE FALL

Arthur Miller
Directed by Zelda Fichandler
Performed in the Arena
Feb 22, 1980 – Mar 30, 1980

YOU CAN’T TAKE IT WITH YOU and AFTER THE FALL were performed at the Hong Kong Arts Festival in Feb. 1980. Arena Stage was the first American theater company to appear at this festival.

BILLY BISHOP GOES TO WAR

Written and composed by John Gray in
collaboration with Eric Peterson
Directed by John Gray
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Mar 4, 1980 – Mar 23, 1980

PLENTY

David Hare
Directed by David Chambers
Performed in the Arena
April 4, 1980 – May 11, 1980

EMIGRES

Slawomir Mrozek, translated by
Maciej and Theresa Wrona with Robert Holman
Directed by Liviu Ciulei
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
April 25, 1980 – June 8, 1980

AN AMERICAN TRAGEDY

Anthony Giardina, based on
the novel by Theodore Dreiser
Directed by Michael Lessac
Performed in the Arena
May 16, 1980 – June 22, 1980

MUMMENSCHANZ

The Swiss Mime-Mask Theater
Production
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
June 19, 1980 – July 13, 1980