The Chairs / The Lesson

Name: Phoenix Theatre
Address: 334 East 74th Street, New York, NY 10021
Production Information
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 Adrian1 The Professor
Paula Bauersmith1 The Maid
Kelton Garwood2 The Orator
Joan Plowright2 The Old Woman
Joan Plowright1 The Student
Eli Wallach2 The Old Man

1The Lesson.
2The Chairs.