Satchmo at the Waldorf

The Shakespeare & Company/Long Wharf Theatre Production of SATCHMO AT THE WALDORF
by Terry Teachout
directed by Gordon Edelstein
starring John Douglas Thompson
November 16, 2012December 2, 2012

Meet the Artists


John Douglas Thompson • Louis Armstrong, Joe Glaser, Miles Davis

Production Team

Terry Teachout • Playwright
Gordon Edelstein • Director
Gordon Edelstein

GORDON EDELSTEIN (Director) Artistic Director of Long Wharf Theatre, eleven seasons: world premieres of Athol Fugard’s Coming Home and Have You Seen Us?, The Train Driver, Uncle Vanya (adapted), A Moon for the Misbegotten, The Price, Mourning Becomes Electra, The Glass Menagerie, The Front Page, A Doll’s House (adapted), others. NY: The Road to Mecca, The Glass Menagerie (Lucille Lortel Award), A Skull in Connemara, The Homecoming (all Roundabout); Some Americans Abroad (Second Stage), BFE (Playwrights Horizons), Horsedreams (Rattlestick), The Day the Bronx Died (also London), others. Former Artistic Director of ACT (Seattle), five seasons: The Crucible, Death of a Salesman, Donald Margulies’ God of Vengeance (world premiere), others. Opera: La Traviata, La Boheme, Black Water (world premiere). TV: “Abby, My Love” (CBS, Emmy nomination), “Street Smarts” (HBO), “Notes for My Daughter” (CBS).