Medea (1992)

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10 September 1992
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The 1992 production at the Almeida Theatre in London was subject to changes of cast when it transferred to London's Wyndham's Theatre in 1993 (ID 2722) and New York's Longacre Theatre in 1994 (ID 2723).
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Information related to this production

Person Role Notes
Elizabeth Bell Actor Woman of Corinth
Dennis Clinton Actor Tutor
Peter J. Davison Set
Jonathan Dove Composer
Jonathan Kent Director
Jane Lowe Actor Woman of Corinth
John Morrell Costumes
Joseph O'Conor Actor Creon
Diana Rigg Actor Medea
Madge Ryan Actor Nurse
Peter Sproule Actor Aegeus
Nuala Willis Actor Woman of Corinth
Tim Woodward Actor Jason
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Almeida Theatre (London, Greater London, England) 9 September, 1992
Source Format Location if held at the APGRD Pagination
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