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Specialized Indexes > Theatre Chronology


1940/1941 School Year

Play Title: Outward Bound

Author: Sutton Vane
Dates Performed: December 12, 13, 1940
Director: Fr. Matthew Cowle & Vern Witkowski
Stage Manager: not found
Sponsoring/Producing Organization: not found

Cast List

Mrs. Midgit: Helene Cryan
Scrubby: John Kelley
Ann: Jeanne Campbell
Henry: Jim McDonough
Prior: Jack White
Mrs. Clivenden-Banks: Dorothy Taaffe
Rev. William Duke: Vern Witkowski
Rev. Frank Thomson: John Coppinger
Mr. Lingley: Bill Mulvey:


Source(s) 1941 Dome, pp. 194, 195; The Notre Dame Scholastic, Vol. 74, Nov. 8, 1940, p. 6.; Scholastic, Vol. 74, No. 10, Dec. 6, 1940, p. 5-6.

Play Title: The Gondoliers

Author: Gilbert and Sullivan
Dates Performed: April 2, 3, 4 and May 31, 1941
Director: Cecil E. Birder
Stage Manager: Alfred Oliver
Sponsoring/Producing Organization: The Notre Dame Savoyards

Cast List

Jack White
James Inwood
James F. Purcell
Gondolier: Anthony Donadio
Gondolier: Robert Bischoff Jerome Heinlen
Henry Kane
William Madden
John Drayna
Mary Frances Kabel
Catherine Landon
Joan Birder
Agnes Haney
Jean Campbell
Jean Chambers
Chorus: Frank Tenczar, Victor Golubski, Edward Kempf, Joseph Donlan, Jack Doherty, James Dempsey, Frank King, William Murrin, Daniel Donahue, William Brady, John Henneberger, Vincent Meli, William Binet, Roland Doyno

Notes: This play was performed again in May as part of commencement weekend.

Source(s) 1941 Dome, p. 195; Notre Dame Scholastic, Vol. 74, March 21, 1941, p.9.; Notre Dame Scholastic, Vol. 74, May 23, 1941, p.2.
Summer, 1941

Play Title: Agamemnon

Author: Aeschylus
Translated by: Cyril E. Robinson
Dates Performed: not found
Director: Matthew A. Coyle
Stage Manager: not found
Sponsoring/Producing Organization: The University Summer Theatre

Cast List