The Grapes of Wrath

John Steinbeck
LA Theatre Works
Directed by Richard Masur

Set during the Great Depression, The Grapes of Wrath tells the powerful story of the Joad family's trek from the dust bowl of Oklahoma to the promise of a new life in California. But what they find threatens to rip apart their lives, and sever the ties that bind them together.

Production duration: 1 hr 58 min
LA Theatre Works

Cast & creative team

Characters

  • Ma Joad
    Shirley Knight
  • Tom Joad
    Jeffrey Donovan
  • Rose of Sharon
    Emily Bergl
  • Connie
    Michael Buie
  • Others
    Michael Buie
  • Al Joad
    Daniel Chacón
  • Deputy Sheriff
    Maurice Chasse
  • Others
    Maurice Chasse
  • Mrs. Wainwright
    Shannon Cochran
  • Elizabeth Sandry
    Shannon Cochran
  • 2nd Narrator
    Trista Delamere
  • Al’s Girl
    Trista Delamere
  • Jim Casy
    Francis Guinan
  • Willy
    Charlie Matthes
  • Gas Station Attendant
    Charlie Matthes
  • Hooper Ranch Guard
    Charlie Matthes
  • Uncle John
    Rod McLachlan
  • Pa Joad
    Robert Pescovitz
  • Car Salesman
    Joel Rafael
  • Man with Guitar
    Joel Rafael
  • 1st Narrator
    Stephen Ramsey
  • Others
    Stephen Ramsey
  • Agricultural Officer
    Nicholas Sadler
  • Others
    Nicholas Sadler
  • Gas Station Owner
    Andy Taylor
  • Floyd Knowles
    Andy Taylor
  • Camp Director
    Andy Taylor
  • Others
    Andy Taylor
  • Hooper Ranch Bookkeeper
    Todd Waring
  • Others
    Todd Waring
  • Grampa
    Fredd Wayne
  • Mayor of Hooverville
    Fredd Wayne
  • Camp Guard
    Fredd Wayne
  • Noah Joad
    Michael Weston
  • Others
    Michael Weston
  • Gramma
    Kate Williamson
  • Others
    Kate Williamson

Team

  • Joel Rafael Band
    Live music
  • Frank Galati
    Adaptor
  • Richard Masur
    Director