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Written by Friedrich Duerrenmatt

Directed by Donald C. Spencer

Undated, estimated to be c. 1965

Publication Date



Gorham, ME


Theatre, University of Southern Maine Department of Theatre, Theatre Program


Arts and Humanities | Theatre and Performance Studies | Theatre History


The Characters

Claire Zachanassian ... Barbara Leighton
Bobby ... Ralph Newell
Pedro ... Herb Dobbins
Mike ... Carroll Hersom
Max ... Linwood Lord
First Blind Man ... David Anderson
Second Blind Man ... Richard Cullinan
Anton Schill ... Peter Harvey
Frau Schill ... Irene Lehto
The Son ... Stan Dodge
The Daughter ... Jean Smart
The Burgomaster ... Jack Mansur
The Pastor ... Pat Evans
The Teacher ... Jim Brown
The Doctor ... Bud Wellington
The Policeman ... Robert Howe
The Painter ... Ronald Silvia
The First Man ... Bruce Murray
The Second Man ... Mike Webb
The Third Man ... John Jaques
The Fourth Man ... Morris Dunham
The First Woman ... Dee Pearl
The Second Woman ... Kay Barstow
The Frau Burgomaster ... Janice Libby
The Station Master ... Richard Severy
The Conductor ... Don Hamalairtan
The Reporter ... Richard Albert
The Photographer ... Richard Brown
The Truckdriver ... Don Hamalainan
The Athlete ... Kenneth Ellis

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