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Antigone (in the Oval Office)

adapted by Ana-Catrina Buchser from Ian C. Johnston’s translation of Sophocles play, concept by Cathy Spielberger Cassetta

The Tabard Theatre Company
San Jose, CA
October 10 - November 1, 2008

Set Design: Gavin O. Takase-Sanchez
Costume Design: Marilyn Watts
Lighting Design: Beric Dunn
Sound Design: John DiLoreto
Video Director: Kevin Springer
Stage Manager: Eric Hopper

Fiona Lawson as Antigone
Beth Covey as Ismene
Brent Beebe as Cameraman / Deputy Chief of Staff
Linda McPharlin as Reporter / Speaker of the House
Jeff Swan as White House Chief of Staff
Dirk Leatherman as President Creon
Hank Lawson as Secret Service Agent
Stephen Sherwood as Military Police / Aide to Speaker of the House
Andrew Ceglio as Haemon
William Edwards as Former President Tiresias
Michael Wright as Tiresias’ grandson



Greek tragecy recast around American presidency, October 15, 2008
The Milpitas Post

Political Tragedy, October 15, 2008

Listed as one of “3 Things To Do Friday”, October 22, 2008
The Mercury News