A Particle of Dread, by Sam Shepard, directed by Nancy Meckler

Overview

Signature and Ireland’s renowned Field Day Theatre Company are thrilled to present the U.S. premiere of 1996-97 Playwright-in-Residence Sam Shepard’s A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations). This dark, fragmented, modern-day take on Oedipus Rex premiered in Derry, Ireland, and features a cast of actors from both sides of the Atlantic.

Pictured above: Lloyd Hutchinson in A Particle of Dread by Sam Shepard. Photo by Matthew Murphy.
Dates
November 11, 2014 - January 4, 2015
Running Time
90 minutes, no intermission
Venue
Alice Griffin Jewel Box Theatre
Residency

A PARTICLE OF DREAD (OEDIPUS VARIATIONS) TRAILER

Cast

Jocasta/Jocelyn
Brid Brennan
Uncle Del/Traveler/Tiresias/Maniac of the Outskirts
Lloyd Hutchingson
Officer Harrington
Jason Kolotouros
Forensic Investigator RJ Randolph
Matthew Rauch
Oedipus/Otto
Stephen Rea
Laius/Larry/Langos
Aidan Redmond
Antigone/Annalee
Judith Roddy

Creative

Scenic Design
Frank Conway
Costume Design
Lorna Marie Mugan
Lighting Design
Michael Chybowski
Sound Design
Jill BC Du Boff
Original Music
Neil Martin
Dialect Coach
Kate Wilson
Production Stage Manager
Amanda Michaels

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