The Chairs / The Lesson

Name: Phoenix Theatre
Address: 334 E 74th St, New York, NY 10009
Production Details
Number of performances: 22
Opening date: January 9, 1958
Closing date: January 26, 1958
Production Description
Program of two plays by Eugene Ionesco.
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Phoenix Theatre Producer
Eugene Ionesco Playwright
John Addison Music
Donald Watson Translation
Tony Richardson Director
Jesse Beers Set Designer
Tharon Musser Lighting Designer
John Addison Sound Effects
Anthony Geiss Press Representative
Ben Kornzweig Press Representative
William Armitage Stage Manager
Robert Woods Stage Manager

Actor Role
Max Adrian The Professor (The Lesson)
Paula Bauersmith The Maid (The Lesson)
Kelton Garwood The Orator (The Chairs)
Joan Plowright The Old Woman (The Chairs)
Joan Plowright The Student (The Lesson)
Eli Wallach The Old Man (The Chairs)