He was a friend of George Washington and a decorated hero of the Revolutionary War. What caused Benedict Arnold to renounce his country and become one of America’s most reviled figures? Richard Dreyfuss stars in Richard Nelson’s dramatic and surprisingly modern take on the man whose name is now a synonym for being a traitor.
An L.A. Theatre Works full cast recording featuring:
Samantha Bennett as Mrs. Henry Clinton/Others
Steven Culp as Colonel Simcoe/Others
Keene Curtis as Sir Henry Clinton
Richard Dreyfuss as Benedict Arnold
Charles Durning as George Washington
Dominic Keating as Major John Andre
Shirley Knight as Hannah Arnold
Richard Hoyt Miller as Major Stephen Kemble/Others
Laurel Moglen as Peggy Arnold
Douglas Weston as Alexander Hamilton
Directed by Gordon Hunt. Recorded before a live audience at the Doubletree Suites, Santa Monica in January of 1997.