The classic, puzzling yet delightfully brain-teasing Endgame has lost none of its peculiarity in the 50+ years since Samuel Beckett first presented it to American audiences. It’s a play which actors, directors and designers can make anew every time, and they will leave an indelible imprint on those who see it.
For eight years, Randy Harrison appeared regularly at the Berkshire Theatre Festival. With many memorable roles, it was his Lucky in Waiting for Godot that he is best remembered for. He talks Beckett with editor Larry Murray.
Confetti Stage’s Vladimir (Patrick White) and Estragon (Stephen Henel) are used to waiting their turn on stage as the company opens its new year Feb. 27-March 8 with Samuel Beckett’s fascinating “Waiting for Godot.”
Brooke Adams and Tony Shalhoub star in Commonwealth Shakespeare’s fresh production of Happy Days, directed by Andrei Belgrader November 18 – 23, 2014 at the Carling-Sorenson Theater at Babson College in Wellesley MA.
Sometimes actors ask more probing questions in rehearsals than do critics in their reviews.
Acclaimed director Peter Brook returns to Boston after an absence of forty years to present two different programs of repertory theatre, alternating with each other at the Emerson Paramount Theatre from March 23 to April 3, 2011. A cross-dressed sharing of secrets will give Samuel Beckett’s Come and Go a new twist, as will Peter…
Last year MCLA Presents announced a performance of Samuel Beckett’s Waiting for Godot by an African American company, the one who performed it throughout New Orleans’ Ninth Ward to great acclaim. A few weeks ago we learned that instead the Christopher McElroen production would not happen in North Adams as planned, and Beckett’s Krapp’s Last…