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Anne Bogart

More War? The Persians at Getty Villa Gives Fair Warning

Rodney Punt | Posted 11.10.2014 | Arts
Rodney Punt

The oldest surviving play in western civilization, Aeschylus' The Persians, clocking in at just shy of 2,500 years, has been trotted out each recent decade as a cautionary tale against hubris whenever the USA goes to war.

Rewriting the Rite: Bill T. Jones and Anne Bogart Meditate on The Rite of Spring

William Robin | Posted 03.24.2013 | Arts
William Robin

The opportunity to bring together the highly trained dancers of Jones's company with the gifted actors of Bogart's troupe allowed for a collaboration that could recapture the visceral, interdisciplinary action of the original Rite.

First Nighter: Theresa Rebeck's Entertaining (More or Less) Dead Accounts, Anne Bogart's Disappointing Trojan Women (After Euripides)

David Finkle | Posted 01.30.2013 | Arts
David Finkle

Even the best theater craftspersons can't make something from nothing, but give them at least a smattering of palpable elements to work with and it's startling what wonders they perform.

Apples to Apples: SITI Company's Trojan Women (After Euripides)

Bess Rowen | Posted 01.30.2013 | Arts
Bess Rowen

On stage in front of me is a man holding a golden apple. His feet are resting in a circle of rubber particles resembling a stone circle. His voice is clear, his body is grounded, and he tells a story with this apple as his only prop.

Theater: Bob Is A Clear-Eyed, Clever Look At Director Robert Wilson

Michael Giltz | Posted 03.23.2012 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Not only is Bob a show about one of the most acclaimed theater and opera directors working today -- Robert Wilson -- it profiles him by using elements of his distinctive, ground-breaking style.

Theater: A "Room" of Her Own

Michael Giltz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Michael Giltz

Director Anne Bogart and actress Ellen Lauren share their love of Woolf by delving into her mind and literally embodying the thought processes of an artist.

"The Play's the Thing": Getting Butts in the Seats

Ashley Wren Collins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Ashley Wren Collins

"I don't think revolution ever happens on big Broadway stages. So our responsibility is to create extraordinary events in small rooms that infect the rest of the culture," Anne Bogart insists.