Photo by Andrew Brilliant / Brilliant Pictures: Bobbie Steinbach.
New Rep Theatre
By William Gibson
Directed by Judy Braha
March 25-April 16, 2017
Mainstage Theatre at the Mosesian Arts Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street
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Review by Polly Goss
Watertown, MA) Golda’s Balcony tells the story of Israel’s creation through the eyes of one of its most influential authors, Golda Meir – the state’s first and only female Prime Minister. The play follows Golda from her idealistic youth standing on soapboxes in Milwaukee preaching Zionism, up until one fateful night in the Yom Kippur War in 1973. Continue reading
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Louis Cancelmi and Michael Cristofer in Evan M. Wiener’s CAPTORS. November 11 through December 11 at the BU Theatre. huntingtontheatre.org. Photo: T. Charles Erickson
Captors by Evan M. Wiener, Huntington Theatre Company, 11/11/11-12/11/11, http://www.huntingtontheatre.org/season/production.aspx?id=10179&src=t.
Reviewed by Craig Idlebrook
(Boston, MA) Writing is as much about what is not said as what is said. A playwright must learn to leave space for the audience to fill in the blanks.
Every writer at some point succumbs to excessive explanation to make sure everyone
gets it. Continue reading
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