The Neon Lights Are Bright
Published 4/16/2008 at 6:00 p.m. 1 comment
Theater: After seeing Philip Seymour Hoffmann’s stunning off-Broadway production of The Little Flower of East Orange last week, I thought it a safe bet I wouldn’t emerge so exhilarated from a theater for some time. But in Guys & Dolls, ...
- backstage (2008-11) Published 3/13/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
Published 3/6/2008 at 6:29 p.m. 0 comments
Lynne Nottage’s Intimate Apparel is set in the America of the early 1900s, a world in which if you can’t be male you’d better be white, and if you can’t be white you’d better be attractive. Probing this obnoxious pecking ...
- backstage (2008-10) Published 3/6/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
Published 2/28/2008 at 6:33 p.m. 0 comments
Cormac McCarthy’s 2006 play The Sunset Limited is the last major outing for the Actors Co-Op at the Black Box Theatre in Bearden before the company becomes semi-itinerant, and the show is a fairly noble swansong to what will be ...
- backstage (2008-09) Published 2/28/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- backstage (2008-08) Published 2/21/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- backstage (2008-07) Published 2/14/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
And Yet It Does Move!
Published 2/7/2008 at 6:44 p.m. 0 comments
With a scattering of exceptional actors, a couple of thrilling coups de theatre, and one touch of authentic genius, the Clarence Brown kicks off its 2008 season with a deserved swagger.
- backstage (2008-06) Published 2/7/2008 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- backstage (2007-52) Published 12/27/2007 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- backstage (2007-51) Published 12/20/2007 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
- backstage (2007-50) Published 12/13/2007 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments
God Bless Us
Published 12/6/2007 at 3:48 p.m. 0 comments
The Clarence Brown Theatre is the most sturdy of cultural lifelines thrown to us poor wretches clinging to the artistic driftwood of East Tennessee. Simply by existing it compensates for the aesthetic death of a thousand cuts that is a ...
- backstage (2007-49) Published 12/6/2007 at 12:00 a.m. 0 comments