Birds (1935)

Original id: 
Start date: 
20 July 1935
End date: 
23 July 1935
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Production notes: 
The programme states that this production was 'a modern version based on the Cambridge production of 1924'; it was performed before an audience including John D. Rockerfellar Jr and Mrs J. West Roosevelt.
Media of production: 
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Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Birds Aristophanes
Person Role Notes
A. Lehman Engel Composer
A. Lehman Engel Musical Director
Elsa Frame Costume Designer
Van Heflin Actor Euelpides
Byron McGrath Actor Hoopoe
Arthur Sircum Director
Philip Tonge Actor Peithetairus
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Building of Arts (Bar Harbor, State of Maine, United States) Bar Harbor Drama Festival (1935) 19 July, 1935 to 22 July, 1935 in the amphitheatre
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
Billy Rose Theatre Collection, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York Archival collection
Birds Photocopy archive
Bar Harbor colony sees Greek play Photocopy archive

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