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A View from the Bridge

Arthur Miller at the Goodman

1953 - David B. Itkin, director of the Goodman Memorial Theatre, introduces Chicago audiences to Arthur Miller’s work with a production of Death of a Salesman. 1955 - Maurice Gnesin directs a production of The Crucible. The production features costumes from famed designer Theoni V. Aldredge, who went on to create a fashion sensation with her designs…

Why A View From the Bridge? A Note From the Artistic Director

Welcome to our new 2017/2018 Season. Among the Goodman’s artistic priorities is our desire to explore, reinvigorate and reimagine classic works for the stage, finding new resonance in plays from other eras. Arthur Miller is a playwright whose work is at once specific to his time and place (20th century America) and also universal, with…