Desire Under the Elms

Eugene O'Neill
LA Theatre Works
Directed by Eric Simonson
Family patriach Ephraim Cabot, greedy and hard like the stone walls that surround his farm, brings home his new young bride, Abbie. His grown sons disapprove; one leaves but the other stays to fight for the family fortune.
Production duration: 1 hr 19 min
LA Theatre Works

Cast & creative team


  • Eben Cabot
    Paul Adelstein
  • Ephraim Cabot
    Orson Bean
  • Abbie Putnam
    Amy Brenneman
  • Simeon Cabot
    Dwier Brown
  • Peter Cabot
    Maurice Chasse
  • Fiddler
    Charlie Kimball
  • Sherriff
    Charlie Kimball


  • Eric Simonson