Arena Stage The Mead Center for American Theater MY ACCOUNT
1970's productions

1970 – 1971 Season

THE NIGHT THOREAU SPENT IN JAIL

Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
Directed by Norman Gevanthor
Performed in the Arena
Oct 23, 1970 – Nov 29, 1970

MOTHER COURAGE

Bertolt Brecht, American version by George Tabori
Directed by Gilbert Moses
Performed in the Arena
Dec 4, 1970 – Jan 10, 1971

THE RULING CLASS

Peter Barnes
Directed by David William
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Jan 15, 1971 – Feb 21, 1971

JACK MACGOWRAN IN THE WORKS OF SAMUEL BECKETT

Adapted by Jack MacGowran
with the approval and advice of Samuel Beckett
Directed by Jack MacGowran
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Mar 16, 1971 – Mar 28, 1971

PUEBLO

Stanley R. Greenberg
Directed by Gene Frankel
Performed in the Arena
Feb 26, 1971 – April 4, 1971

WIPE-OUT GAMES

Eugene Ionesco, translated by Donald Watson
Directed by Mel Shapiro
Performed in the Kreeger Theater
April 9, 1971 – May 16, 1971

AWAKE AND SING!

Clifford Odets
Directed by Norman Gevanthor
Performed in the Arena
April 30, 1971 – June 6, 1971

WHAT THE BUTLER SAW

Performed in the Kreeger Theater
Joe Orton
Directed by David William
May 21, 1971 – July 18, 1971

THE SIGN IN SIDNEY BRUSTEIN'S WINDOW

Lorraine Hansberry
Directed by Gene Lesser
Performed in the Arena
June 12, 1971 – July 18, 1971