LA JOLLA PLAYHOUSE 1997 SEASON

THE IMPORTANCE OF BEING EARNEST
by Oscar Wilde
Directed by Les Waters
Set and Costum Design: Annie Smart
Lighting Design: James F. Ingalls
 Sound Design: Michael Roth
Dramaturgy: Gregory Gunter
with
Peter Bartlett, Barnaby C. Carpenter, Veanne Cox, Christine Estabrook,
Tom Fitzpatrick, Aimee Guillot, Paul H. Juhn, Jefferson Mays & Ursula Meyer
Performance Dates: May 13 - June 15, 1997
 Mandell Weiss Theater

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THE SCHOOL FOR WIVES
by Moliere
Translated and Adapted by: Paul Schmidt
Directed by Neel Keller
Set Design: Mark Wendland
Costume Design: Allison Reeds
Lighting Design: James F. Ingalls
 Original Music/Music Direction/Sound Design: Michael Roth
Dramaturgy: Gregory Gunter and Beth Frank
with
Michi Barall, Kevin Berntson, Mark Danisovszky, Louis Fanucchi,
Katie Grant, Rodney Scott Hudson, Scott Hudson, Ira Marks,
Tom McGowan and Jacques C. Smith
June 10 - July 13, 1997
Mandell Weiss Forum
 

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RENT
WEST COAST PREMIERE
Book, Music, Lyrics by Jonathan Larson
Directed by Michael Greif
Choreography by Marlies Yearby
Music Supervision and Additional Arrangements by Tim Weil
Music Direction: Robert Sprayberry
Original Concept/Additional Lyrics: Billy Aronson
Musical Arrangements: Steve Skinner
Set Design: Paul Clay
Costume Design: Angela Wendt
Lighting Design: Blake Burba
Sound Design: Steve Canyon Kennedy
with
Carla Bianco, Kevyn Brackett, Sharon Brown, Hallie Bulleit, Wilson Cruz,
Monique Daniels, Laura Dias, D'Monroe, Neil Patrick Harris, Leigh Hetherington,
Sala Iwamatsu, Mark Leroy Jackson, Owen Johnston II, Christian Mena,
 Ron Christopher Patrick, Kenna Ramsey, Julia Santana,
 Andy Senor, Curt Skinner, Paul Oakley Stovall & Brent Davin Vance
July 1 - September 14, 1997
Mandell Weiss Theater
* Originally produced in New York by New York Theatre Workshop

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THE MODEL APARTMENT
by Donald Margulies
Directed by Mark Rucker
Set Design: Christopher Acebo
Costume Design: Katherine Roth
Lighting Design: Blake Burba
Music and Sound Design: Nathan Birnbaum
Dramaturgy: Gregory Gunter
with
George Coe, Akili Prince, Rosemary Prinz & Roberta Wallach
July 22 - August 24, 1997
Mandell Weiss Forum

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HAVING OUR SAY
a play by Emily Mann
Adapted from the book by Sarah L. Delany and A. Elizabeth Delany
with Amy Hill Hearth
Directed by Loretta Greco
Set Design: Robert Brill
Costume Design: V. Nadja Lancelot
Lighting Design: Chris Parry
Music and Sound Design: Nathan Birnbaum
Projection Design: Marc I. Rosenthal
Slide Production: Personal Creations
Makeup Design: Molly O. McGrath
Dramaturgical Consultant: Gregory Gunter
with
Micki Grant and Lizan Mitchell
September 9 - October 19, 1997
Mandell Weiss Forum

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HARMONY
Music by Barry Manilow
Book and Lyrics by Bruce Sussman
Directed by David Warren
Choreography by Charles Moulton
Music Direction: Joseph Thalken
Orchestrations: Ralph Burns
Incidental Music and Dance Arrangements: Joseph Thalken
Vocal Arrangements: Randy Crenshaw
Additional Vocal Arrangement: Seth Rudetsky
Set Design: Derek McLane
Costume Design: Mark Wendland
Lighting Design: Kenneth Posner
Sound Design: Steve Canyon Kennedy
With
Danny Burnstein, Mark Chmiel, James Clow, Trent DeLong, Thursday Farrar,
Christiane Farr-Wersinger, Pascale Faye, Steven Goldstein, Sean Grant, Rebecca Luker,
Lisa Mayer, Janet Metz, Jennifer Morris, Casey Nicholaw, Arte Phillips, Scott Robertson,
Scott Robinson, Jessica Sheridan, Jodi Stevens, Tom Titone,
Kiersten Van Horne, Thom Christopher Warren, Patrick Wilson & Kurt Ziskie
October 7 - November 23, 1997
Mandell Weiss Theater

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 1997 FLASH PERFORMANCE
 
 THE INVISIBLE CIRCLE
Created and Performed by
Victoria Chaplin & Jean Baptiste Thierree
Lighting Operator: Laura de Bernardis
Sound Operator: Yemima Zeller Celso
Wardrobe & Properties: Olivier Ernoult & Ilaria Innocenti
 
 

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