Title

Mourning Becomes Electra

Year of production

1998

Dates of production

Oct 6, 1998 to Nov 7, 1998

Venue

Civic Opera House

Neighborhood

Chicago Loop

Director(s)

Ciulei, Liviu

Theater company/group

Lyric Opera of Chicago

Actor(s) (or other performers)

Flanigan, Lauren (Christine Mannon)
Lawrence, Cynthia (Lavinia Mannon)

Composer(s)

Levy, Marvin

Other contributor(s)

Buckley, Richard (Conductor)
Ciulei, Liviu (set design)
Boruzescu, Miruna (costume design)
Schuler, Duane (lighting design)
Steingraber, Thor (assistant stage director)
Langan, Cristobel K. (stage manager)

Play author (as advertised)

Butler, Henry

Primary ancient source

Aeschylus

Language(s)

English

Notes

Libretto based on Mourning Becomes Electra, the trilogy of plays by Eugene O'Neill
Aeschylus' Oresteia as ancient source and possibly Homer (The Iliad)

Source(s) of information

Program - Lyric Opera archive

Street

20 N. Wacker Drive

City

Chicago