The Seventies


*World Premiere

1979-80 Season

Mainstage
Wild Oats by John O'Keeffe
Wings by Arthur Kopit
Side by Side by Sondheim by Stephen Sondheim, Leonard Bernstein, Mary Rodgers, Richard Rodgers, and Jule Styne
Right of Way by Richard Lees
Much Ado About Nothing by William Shakespeare
Ladyhouse Blues by Kevin O'Morrison

Second Stage
A Life in the Theatre by David Mamet
Forever Yours, Marie-Lou by Michel Tremblay
Points in Time by Elias Davis and David Pollock*
No Man's Land by Harold Pinter
Time Was by Shannon Keith Kelley*

1978-79 Season

The Time of Your Life by William Saroyan
The Contractor by David Storey
The Sorrows of Frederick by Romulus Linney
The Learned Ladies by Moliere
Peg O'My Heart by J. Hartley Manners
Spokesong by Stewart Parker

1977-78 Season

Private Lives by Noel Coward
The Last Meeting of the Knights of the White Magnolia by Preston Jones
A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
Volpone by Ben Jonson
Comedians by Trevor Griffiths
Otherwise Engaged by Simon Gray

1976-77 Season

The Ruling Class by Peter Barnes
Saturday, Sunday, Monday Eduardo de Fillipo
Old Times by Harold Pinter
The Two Gentlemen of Verona by William Shakespeare
Equus by Peter Shaffer
Jacques Brel is Alive and Well and Living in Paris by Jacques Brel
Vanities by Jack Heifner

1975-76 Season

Jumpers by Tom Stoppard
Scenes from American Life by A.R. Gurney
The National Health by Peter Nichols
A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
Rubbers/Yanks 3, Detroit 0, Top of the Seventh by Jonathon Reynolds
In Fashion by Jon Jory, Jerry Blatt, Lonnie Bernstein

1974-75 Season

The Real Inspector Hound/After Magritte by Tom Stoppard
That Championship Season by Jason Miller
Hot L Baltimore by Lanford Wilson
Tartuffe by Moliere
Subject to Fits by Robert Montgomery
The Cave Dwellers by William Saroyan
Godspell by John-Michael Tebelak, Stephen Schwartz

1973-74 Season

The Tavern by George M. Cohan
The Would-Be Gentleman by Moliere
Sticks and Bones by David Rabe
The Taming of the Shrew by William Shakespeare
The Philanthropist by Christopher Hampton
The House of Blue Leaves by John Guare
Godspell by John-Michael Tebelak, Stephen Schwartz

1972-73 Season

The Torchbearers by George Kelly
Tango by Slawomir Mrozek
Moonchildren by Michael Weller
Play Strindberg by Frederich Durrenmatt
The Basic Training of Pavlo Hummel by David Rabe
The Tempest by William Shakespeare
In the Midst of Life by Ron Thronson, Toni Shearer, and Bryant McKernan*
Adrienne's Summer by William Lang*
Catch-22 by Joseph Heller

1971-72 Season

Feiffer's People by Jules Feiffer
Tommy by The Who
Our Town by Thornton Wilder
Mother Earth by Ron Thronson and Toni Shearer (25 performances)
The White House Murder Case by Jules Feiffer
The Innocents by William Archibald
Oli's Ice Cream Suit by Richard Ploetz*
Uncle Vanya by Anton Chekhov
Pueblo by Stanley Greenberg
Happy Birthday, Wanda June by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.

1970-71 Season

The Boys in the Band by Mart Crowley
Indians by Arthur Kopit
The Birthday Party by Harold Pinter
Mother Earth by Ron Thronson and Toni Shearer*
Snowman in the Empty Closet by Gary White*
The Imaginary Invalid by Moliere
Luv by Murray Schisgal
The Ginger Man by J.P. Donleavy
Charley's Aunt by Brandon Thomas


Photo: 1979's Wild Oates.