Music plays a role in Act 2 of the play when the four decide to dance. George first plays Beethoven’s Seventh Symphony, before Martha decides to put on something jazzier. The Ford’s props department found this console stereo on a shopping mission in North Carolina. The records George and Martha have in their collection in the Ford’s production include the jazz musician Sydney Bechet.
Go behind the scenes for our production of Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? Hear Set Designer Meghan Raham discuss what inspired her depiction of George and Martha’s home. Explore the actual set through a high-resolution, interactive photo, learning about the details that help create George and Martha’s world. See photos of the cast in rehearsal.