Frogs (1974 - 1975)

Original id: 
942
Start date: 
19 May 1974
End date: 
31 December 1975
Degree of relationship to ancient play: 
Creative metamorphosis
Production notes: 
Not all the actors in the Chorus are listed here.
Media of production: 
Opera, musical and related genres
Languages: 
English

Information related to this production

Script Author(s)
Frogs Aristophanes
Person Role Notes
Larry Blyden Actor Dionysus
Jeanne Button Costume Designer
Carmen de Lavallade Actor Handmaiden / Innkeeper's Wife
Jerome Dempsey Actor Pluto
Dan Desmond Actor Herakles
Alvin Epstein Actor Aeakos
Jeremy Geidt Actor Shakespeare
Anthony Holland Actor Shaw
Don Jennings Musical Director
Stephen R. Lawson Actor Innkeeper
Charles Levin Actor Charon
Ron Recasner Actor Hierophant
Burt Shevelove Director
Burt Shevelove Librettist
Stephen Sondheim Lyricist
Stephen Sondheim Composer
Meryl Streep Actor Chorus Member
Michael Vale Actor Xanthias
Carol M. Waaser Lighting Designer
Sigourney Weaver Actor Chorus Member
Michael Yeargan Set Designer
Venue Festival Dates Notes
Yale University (New Haven, Connecticut, United States) 19 May, 1974 to 26 May, 1974 8 performances in the swimming pool
unknown venue (Lakewood, State of Ohio, United States) Great Lakes Shakespeare Festival (1975) 1975

How to cite this production

Frogs (1974 - 1975), accessed at http://www.apgrd.ox.ac.uk/productions/production/942 <26 September 2020>