Oscar Wilde's SALOME: The Reading

Oscar Wilde's SALOME: The Reading
Theatre: Ethel Barrymore
Status: Closed
(April 11, 2003 - June 12, 2003 )
  • Rehearsal: April 5, 2003
  • Preview: April 12, 2003
  • Open: April 30, 2003
  • Close: June 12, 2003
Play - Broadway Premiere
Running Time: 1hr 30mins

Oscar Wilde’s play which recounts the legend of King Herod and his unbridled lust for his young stepdaughter, Salome.

For The Record:

Al Pacino originally played the role of Herod in 1992 at the Circle in the Square. Robert Allan Ackerman was the Director, and Lar Lubovitch was the Choreographer. Sheryl Lee (Salome) and Suzanne Bertish played featured roles. "Salome: The Reading,'' directed by Estelle Parsons, was developed at the Actors Studio and transferred to St Ann's Warehouse in Brooklyn on November 12th, 2002 and then to the Bardavon 1869 Opera House in Poughkeepsie, NY in February of 2003.

Total Gross: $3,702,428
Average Weekly Gross: $370,243
Total Gross Potential: 85%
Total Attendance: 56,181
Average Weekly Attendance: 90%

Staff & Creative Team

General Manager:

Nina Lannan Associates

Advertising Representative:

SPOTCo

Production Stage Manager:

Alan Fox

Author:

Oscar Wilde

Director:

Estelle Parsons

Settings:

Peter Larkin

Costumes:

Jane Greenwood

Lighting:

Howard Thies

Original Music:

Yukio Tsuji

Cast

Herod Antipas 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
Salome 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
Jokannan 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
Herodias 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
The Young Syrian 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
First Soldier 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003
A Cappadocian 04/11/2003 - 06/12/2003