Happy Days – Samuel Beckett

By Samuel Beckett (1956) National Theatre of Britain Brooklyn Academy of Music Directed by Deborah Warner Featuring Fiona Shaw (Winnie), Tim Potter (Willie) January 8-February 2, 2008 http://www.bam.org/events/08DAYS/08DAYS.aspx Dai (enough) Written and Performed by Iris Bahr. Produced by Highbrow  ...

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Gypsy A Catered Affair Les Liaisons Dangereuses The New Century The American Dream The Sandbox “Gypsy.” Book by Arthur Laurents, music Jule Styne, lyrics Stephen Sondheim. Original choreography by Jerome Robbins reproduced by Bonnie Walker; Directed by Arthur Laurents.. Starring  ...

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Book by Doug Wright Music by Scott Frankel Lyrics by Michael Korie TheatreWorks Mountain View Center for the Performing Arts August 20-September 14 http://www.theatreworks.org/ Have you heard the one about the two ladies who lived holed up in their dilapidated  ...

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By Nicolai Gogol Adapted by Alistair Beaton Directed by Carey Perloff American Conservatory Theater (ACT) March 20-April 20 http://www.act-sf.org/ In Nicolai Gogol’s “The Government Inspector” a gaggle of inept bureaucrats spends a good deal of time pointing fingers at one  ...

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The Glass Menagerie By Tennessee Williams Directed by Joe Calarco The Old Globe, San Diego April 12 – May 18, 2008 http://www.oldglobe.org/ Photo: Craig Schwartz.  ...

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Tennessee Williams’ theatrical legacy began with The Glass Menagerie, a broadway hit in 1945. It is a subtly-woven characterisation of America’s pre-war past through a self-conscious screen of creative memory. Its narrator, Tom, clearly a stand-in for Williams himself (the  ...

Gershwin Alone

What more can one say about George Gershwin? His music has weathered the tests of time with great ease; his brother’s lyrics, for the most part, have remained fresh; and his death from an undiagnosed brain tumor at age  ...

Gaslight (aka Angel Street)

Gaslight (aka Angel Street) By Patrick Hamilton Irish Repertory Theatre, New York May 9-July 8, 2007 Directed by Charlotte Moore Featuring Brian Murray, Laura Odeh, David Staller, Laoisa Sexton and Patricia O’Connell http://irishrep.org/ Perhaps there is a theatre-goer  ...

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Performed by Theatre de la Jeune Lune Inspired by Mozart and Beaumarchais Adapted by Steven Epp and Dominique Serrand Designed and Directed by Dominique Serrand Berkeley Repertory Theatre April 25-June 8, 2008 http://www.berkeleyrep.org/ Berkeley Rep is offering the best two-fer  ...

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Written & Directed By: Stephen Legawiec Running time: 90 minutes, no intermission Ziggurat Theatre Ensemble Miles Memorial Playhouse Santa Monica (310) 842 - 5737 March 14 – April 13, 2008 http://www.ziggurattheatre.org/playsproductions/Fafalo-promo.html John Monastero & Julia Emelin.  ...