The Atlanta Committee for the Olympic Games Cultural Olympiad presents the


1996 Olympic Arts Festival


Seven Stages

The World Premiere of

When the World
Was Green

(formerly A Chef's Fable)
Joseph Chaikin and Sam Shepard

14th Street Playhouse Mainstage

Friday, July 19, 3 p.m. Saturday, July 20, 3 & 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 21, 8 p.m. Monday, July 22, 8 p.m.
Tuesday, July 23, 3 p.m.

Directed by
Joseph Chaikin
Set design by
Christine Jones
Costume design by
Mary Brecht
Lighting design by
Beverly Emmons
Dramaturgy by
Bill Coco
Stage Manager
Ruth Kreshka
Casting by
Jerry Beaver & Associates

The Cultural Olympiad thanks the John S. and James L. Knight Foundation and the
David, Helen and Marian Woodward Fund for their support fo these performances.

These Seven Stages performances are made possible in part by The Coca-Cola Company.
Seven Stages is a participant in the National Theater Artist Residency Program,
administered by Theatre Communications Group, the national organization for the
American theater, and funded by The Pew Charitable Trusts.

Programs and artists are subject to change without notice.

Back to When the World Was Green.

Back to the Sam Shepard Web Site.