Happy Days

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written by Samuel Beckett
directed by Andrei Belgrader
starring Brooke Adams and Tony Shalhoub
The Flea Theatre
July 13, 2015

Production websiteΒ  Β  Β πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰ out of 5.
You walk into the theatre of seventy-five seats and see nothing on stage but a large mount of dirt and an obviously painted scrim with clouds and sky. The lights go down and up and then we see our protagonist, Winnie (Brooke Adams) β€œplanted” in the ground with only her head and torso above ground. Β A theatre shaking alarm blares off, Winnie opens her eyes and it’s β€œjust another day.” Winnie spends all of act one Β trapped in this dirt mound with only a capacious bag full of toiletries, and a gun – – Brownie – – a gun – just in case . .
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