Desire Under the Elms is beautifully stark in the manner of Greeks, and features a truly tectonic performance by William Dennis Hunt as the flinty-souled patriarch Ephraim Cabot.
Read Whole Story
The O'Neill festival was a fascinating exploration of the great American playwright's work -- filled with unusual and even daring stagings. Never was it dull, that's for sure.
It's allegory for the modern reality-show line-up: classic Jerry Springer and Maury Povich on perpetual familial loop.
Get top stories and blog posts emailed to me each day. Newsletters may offer personalized content or advertisements. Learn more.