Festival dAutomne

In Performance: The Wooster Group’s VIEUX CARRÉ in France

The Wooster Group’s  VIEUX CARRÉ in France The Wooster Group is currently touring Tennessee Williams’ VIEUX CARRÉ in France. [singlepic id=247 w= h= float=left]Like Williams’ first big success The Glass Menagerie, Vieux Carré is a “memory play,” narrated by the author himself in minimal disguise. In it Williams revisits the squalid rooming house that was his first home in New Orleans during the Great Depression, and remembers his artistic and sexual awakening there. Other inhabitants of the house swirl up out of the writer’s mind as archetypal Williams characters, longing for release, haunted by thwarted dreams, crippled by intense sensitivity. For this piece, The Wooster Group has forged a new mode of expression for Williams’ lyric voice, borrowin...

Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company Touring >The Shipment<

Young Jean Lee’s Theater Company The Shipment Touring Dates 2009/2010. Zurich Theater Spektakel, Switzerland August 28 – 30, 2009 www.theaterspektakel.ch PICA TBA Festival, Portland Sept 4 – 7, 2009 www.pica.org Rotterdam Seschouwburg, The Netherlands September 12 – 14, 2009 www.rotterdamseschouwburg.nl On the Boards, Seattle October 1 – 4, 2009 www.ontheboards.org Festival d’Automne à Paris, Paris November 4 – 8, 2009 www.festival-automne.com> Carolina Performing Arts – UNC Chapel Hill, North Carolina February 11 – 13, 2010 www.carolinaperformingarts.org MCA Chicago, Chicago March 25 – 28, 2010 www.mcachicago.org Andy Warhol Museum, Pittsburgh April 9 – 10, 2010 www.warhol.org Vienna Festival, Austria May/June 2010 www.fest...