Cities in Bezique

Name: Joseph Papp Public Theater/ Susan Stein Shiva Theater
Address: 425 Lafayette Street, New York, NY 10003
Production Information
Number of performances: 67
Opening date: January 4, 1969
Closing date: March 2, 1969
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Joseph Papp Public Theater/New York Shakespeare Festival Producer
Joseph Papp Producer
Gerald Freedman Artistic Director
Bernard Gersten Associate Producer
Adrienne Kennedy Playwright
Andrew Mihok General Manager
Merle Debuskey Press Representative
Faith Geer Press Representative
Michael Chambers Stage Manager
Dean Compton Stage Manager

Actor Role
Amanda Ambrose Woman (Beast)
Henry Baker White Bird's Canary/ God's Dove (Owl)
Henry Baker Other Beast (Beast)
Cynthia Belgrave Black Mother/ Reverend's Wife/ Anne Boleyn (Owl)
Cynthia Belgrave Woman Beast (Beast)
Paul Benjamin Negro Man (Owl)
Paul Benjamin Other Beast (Beast)
Clee Burtonya William the Conqueror (Owl)
Clee Burtonya Other Beast (Beast)
Deloris Gaskins Other Beast (Beast)
Moses Gunn Goddam Father/ Dead White Father/ Reverend Passmore (Owl)
Moses Gunn Man Beast (Beast)
Joan Harris Clara Passmore/ Virgin Mary/ Bastard/ Owl (Owl)
Robbie McCauley Girl Beast (Beast)
Tony Thomas Shakespeare (Owl)
Tony Thomas Human (Beast)
Theta Tucker Girl Beast (Beast)
Joseph A. Walker Chaucer (Owl)
Joseph A. Walker Other Beast (Beast)
Camille Yarbrough Girl Beast (Beast)
Program of two one-act plays by Adrienne Kennedy: THE OWL ANSWERS and A BEAST'S STORY.