Young Playwrights Festival (1983)

Name: Circle Repertory Theatre
Address: 99 7th Avenue South, New York, NY 10014
Production Information
Number of performances: 19
Opening date: April 13, 1983
Closing date: May 1, 1983
Opening Night Credits

Production Credits
Person/Company Credit
Circle Repertory Company Producer
Foundation of the Dramatists Guild Producer
Gerald Chapman Artistic Director
Peggy Hansen Managing Director
Michael Aschner Playwright
Richard Colman Playwright
Arthur W. French III Playwright
Peter Getty Playwright
Tagore Joseph McIntyre Playwright
Charlie Schulman Playwright
David Torbett Playwright
Richard Weinstock Music
Michael Bennett Director
Gerald Chapman Director
John Feraro Director
Daniel Irvine Director
Shelly Raffle Director
Bryna Wortman Director
Garland Wright Director
John Arnone Set Designer
Patricia McGourty Costume Designer
Mal Sturchio Lighting Designer
Chuck London Sound Designer
Stewart Werner Sound Designer
Kate Stewart Production Stage Manager
Suzanne Fry Stage Manager
B. Rodney Marriott Production Supervisor
A.R. (Pete) Gurney Dramaturg
Wendy Wasserstein Dramaturg
Michael Weller Dramaturg

Actor Role
Blanche Baker Susan (A New Approach to Human Sacrifice)
Kim Beaty Lucy (The Birthday Present)
Jean DeBaer Mother (I'm Tired And I Want To Go To Bed)/ Mary (The Birthday Present)
Christopher Durang Michael (A New Approach)/ Wallace (The Birthday Present)
Greg Germann Alvin (New Approach)/ Jerome (I'm Tired)
Keith Gordon Ron (Third Street)
Bill Moor Henry (The Birthday Present)
Robert Alan Morrow John (Third Street)
Brendan Murphy Bobby (New Approach)
Novella Nelson Narrator (I'm Tired)/ Newscaster (The Birthday Present)
Burke Pearson Hopp (The Birthday Present)
Deborah Rush Mrs. Wall (New Approach)/ Sheila (The Birthday Present)
Brian Tarantina Frank (Third Street)/ TV Host (The Birthday Present)
Four plays: A New Approach to Human Sacrifice by Peter Getty (dir. Garland Wright), I’m Tired And I Want To Go To Bed by David Torbett (dir. Gerald Chapman), Third Street by Richard Colman (dir. Michael Bennett), The Birthday Present by Charlie Schulman (dir. John Ferraro). Plus three readings: Scraps by Tagore Joseph McIntyre (dir. Daniel Irvine), Teens Today by Arthur W. French III (dir. Bryna Wortman), Weltschmerz by Michael Aschner (dir. Shelly Raffle). New York Drama Critics Circle Special Citation