Antaeus Archive:

1994 Season

The Wood Demon

March 27 – May 22, 1994

Written by: Anton Chekhov, In a World Premiere Translation by Nicholas Saunders & Frank Dwyer
Directed by: Frank Dwyer

The Sixth Event of the 1993-1994 Season at the Mark Taper Forum

Act I – The garden on Zheltoukhin’s estate. After 2:00 p.m.
Act II – The Serebryakov’s dining room. After 1:00 a.m.
Act III – The Serebryakov’s living room. Daytime.
Act IV – The forest. The house by the water mill. Late afternoon.


Recommended for Ages 16+


John Achorn
John Apicella
Anne Gee Byrd
Marsha Dietlein
Nike Doukas
Frank Dwyer
Mark Harelik
Dan Kern
Eric Allan Kramer
Jeremy Lawrence
Donald Sage Mackay
Dakin Matthews
Rose Portillo
Lawrence Pressman
Nicholas Saunders
Raphael Sbarge
Mary Stark
Janellen Steininger
Lorraine Toussaint
John Walcutt

*member, Actor’s Equity Association, the union of professional Actors and Stage Managers in the U.S. This production is presented under the auspices of the Actors’ Equity Los Angeles Membership Company Rule

Production Team

Set and Lighting Design by D Martyn Bookwalter
Costume Design by Holly Poe Durbin
Sound Design by Jon Gottlieb
Music Composed by Theo Saunders
Production Stage Manager Jill Ragaway

“A spectacular production… As a rep group, they’re superb.” – Daily Variety

“This Wood Demon is a rare treat.” – Neal Weaver



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