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Play List 1978
Date Title Production Information
January 5 FAR FROM HARRISBURG Playwright: Jean-Paul Wenzel
Director: Francoise Kourilsky
Composer: Amy Rubin
January 10 SHUKO NAGAOKA WORKSHOP Director: Yoshi Oiom
January 12 A POUND ON DEMAND Playwright: Sean O'Casey
Director: Patrick Burke
  BEDTIME STORY Playwright: Sean O'Casey
Director: Mervyn Willis
February 2 INTERNATIONAL STUD Playwright: Harvey Fierstein
Director: Ertic Conklin
February 9 BOND OF POISON Playwright: Thom Sokoloski
Director: Thom Sokoloski
February 14 THE TEMPEST Playwright: William Shakespeare
Director: Tom O'Horgan
Composer: Tom O'Horgan
February 14 SLOW POISON
& SMALL FIRES
Playwright: Paul-Felix Montez & Ruis Woertendyke
Director: Ozzie Rodriguez
Februaru 23 THE COOLEST CAT IN TOWN Playwright: William Gleason
Director: Frank Carucci
Composer: Diane Leslie
March 2 JUBA Playwright: Laaurence Holder
Director: John Vaccaro
Composer: Richard Weinstock, John Braden, William Elliott & M Ephron
March 12

GODSONG

performance at Hunter College
March 17 INTERNATIONAL STUD  
March 17 ROSE MOON Playwright: Pauline Oliveros
Director: Neely Bruce
Composer: Pauline Oliveros
March 24 INTERNATIONAL STUD Playwright: Harvey Fierstein
Director: Ertic Conklin
March 27 CARMILLA Playwright: Wilford Leach
Director: Wilford Leach
Composer: Ben Johnston
March 30 HUMBOLDT'S CURRENT Company: Ping Chong & The Fiji Co
March 31 INTERNATIONAL STUD Playwright: Harvey Fierstein
Director: Ertic Conklin
April 3 DWIGHT NIGHT Playwright: Dwight Marfield
Director: Dwight Marfield
April 20 A RIMBAUD,
WILD BOYS,
BOUND FEET
Playwright: Winston Tong
Director: Winston Tong
May 3 FRAGMENTS OF A TRILOGY
TROJAN WOMEN/
ELECTRA
Director: Andrei Serban
Composer: Elizabeth Swados
May 4 FAUST Playwright: Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Director: Fritz Bennewitz
May 8 & 9 TIS PITY SHE ' S A WHORE Company: Students form Carnegie Mellon University
Playwright: John Ford
Director: Radu Penciulescu
May 19 THE GOOD WOMAN OF SETZUAN Playwright: Bertold Brecht
Director: Andrei Serban
Composer: Elizabeth Swados
May 31 EXPUBIDENT Playwright: Perkin L Barnes, Dwight Carson & Sary Guinier
Director: Perkin L Barnes, Dwight Carson, Sary Guinier
Composer: Gloria Zelaya
a collage of choregraphed poetry
La MaMa - CETA Festival
May 31 BROTHERS AND SISTERS Playwright: Ruis Woertendyke
Director: Ozzie Rodriguez
La MaMa - CETA Festival
June 1 THE BOOK OF ETIQUETTE Playwright: Willian Hoffman
Director: John Vaccaro
Composer: John Braden
La MaMa - CETA Festival
June 2 LA MAMA - CETA CABARET Director: Reynold Scott
Composers: Reynold Scott, Tony Soriano, Babafemi, Perkins L. Barnes, Jimhmi Johnson, J Lopez, J E Williams
La MaMa - CETA Festival
June 19 JACK SOUND and His Star Dog Star Blowing His Final Trumpet Playwright: James Rado & Gerome Ragni
Director: James Rado & Gerome Ragni
Composer: Steven Margoshes
June 22 SILVER QUEEN Playwright: Paul Foster
Director: Pat Carmichael
Composer: John Braden
June 22 ORLANDO MALEROSO Company: Teatar & TD from Zagreb
Nation: Yugoslavia
Playwright: Salio Isaac
Director: Zlatko Bourek
June 29 CONTRADICTIONS Playwright: Estrella Artau
Director: Estrella Artau
La MaMa - CETA Festival
July 7 LA MAMA-CETA CABARET Playwright: Reynold Scott
Director: Reynold Scott
La MaMa - CETA Festival
July 10 La MaMa closed for vacation
July 21 THERE APPEARED A KNIGHT Company: Charsu Theatre Tehran
Nation: Iran
Director: Arby Ovanessian
August 30 YAKSHAGANA OF INDIA Company: Children's Troupe
September 3 CETA CHAMBER CUARTETE  
September 7 WHAT IF? Playwright: Akin Babatunde
Director: Akin Babatunde
September 15 SIBERIA FRIENDS  
September 17 2ND CETA CHAMBER CUINTETE  
September 18 THEATRE RAUN RAUN Company: Folk Lore Drama
Nation: New Guinea
Playwright: Greg Murphy
September 20 WARSAW MIME THEATRE Company: Warsaw Chamber Orchestra
September 21 Tom Murrin  
September 25 FROM A TO Z Playwright: Estrella Artau
Director: Estrella Artau
Composer: Jimmy Lopez
September 28 HAPPY NEW YEAR Playwright: Flavio Marcio
Director: Roberto Athayde
September 28 FROM A TO Z Playwright: Estrella Antau
Director: Estrella Antau
Composer: Jommy Lopez
October 5 THE DOWAGER Playwright: Ernest Abuba
Director: Ernest Abuba
Composer: Simeon Westbrooke
October 8 3RD CETA CHAMBER CUINETTE CONCERT
October 12 SOME SUCH THINGS (a work in progress) Playwright: Rina Yerushalmi
Director: Rina Yerushalmi
Composer: Simeon Westbrook
October 13 The International Theatre Institute of the US had a theatre forum with a distinguished delegation of theatre artists from the Soviet Union. at La MaMa ETC
October 18 NINGYO SHIMAI - THE DOLL SISTERS Company: Ritsudosha, Inc.
Nation: Japan
Playwright: Taeko Tomioka
Director: Setsu Asakura
October 19 AMERICAN BABIES Playwright: Ruis Woertendyke & Gaetan Young
Director: Gaetan YoungIan
Composer: Michael Ephron
October 22 4TH CETA CHAMBER CONCERT
October 23 oner performance FAUST at Princeton University
October 25 ENDGAME Company: Hubert Jappelle Marionettes
Nation: France
October 28 THE DOWAGER (EMPRESS OF CHINA) Playwright: Ernest Abuba
Director: Ernest Abuba
Composer: Simeon Westbrooke
November 2 AGAMOS EL AMOR SIN H (Let's Make Love) Company: La Compania De Los Cuatro - Chile
Playwright: Edmundo Villarroel
Director: Edmundo Villarroel
November 2 cummings & goinngs Playwright: Ada janik
Director: Annie Szamosi
Composer: Ada Janik
November 3 EL CEPILLO DE DIENTES (The Toothbrush) Company: La Compania De Los Cuatro - Chile
Playwright: Jorge Diaz
Director: Edmundo Villarroel
November 4 & 5 SILENCE Nation: Cuba
Playwright: Grazielle Martinez
November 8 APPEARING IN PERSON: YOUR MOTHER Playwright: Pedro Juan Pietri
Director: Sonia Manzano
November 9 ULTRAJE Playwright: Estrella Artau
Director: Estrella Artau
Composer: Simeon Westbrooke
November 10 JAZZ COMPOSER SHOWCASE  
November 17 THROUGH THIS BLACK WOMAN'S EYES Playwright: Sary Guinier
Director: John Slavin
November 24 MY OLD FRIENDS Playwright: Mel Mandel & Norman Sachs
Director: Philip Rose
Composer: Mel Mandel & Norman Sachs
November 24 APPROACHING ZERO Playwright: Thom Thomas
Director: Allen R. Belknap
Composer: Steven Oirich
November 24 JAZZ CONCERT Director: Babafemi Akinlana
December 6 GULLIVER'S TRAVELS Playwright: William Hoffman
Director: John Vaccaro
Composer: William Hoffman & John Braden
December 14 MISSIONARY RIDGE Playwright: John Ferdon
Director: Steve Reed
December 17 & 18 360 DEGREES OF FEELING Playwright: Dwight Carson
December 29 MEDHA YODH Nation: India
Solo Concert