Skeleton Crew

Skeleton CrewSkeleton Crew
by Dominique Morisseau
directed by Ruben Santiago-Hudson
Atlantic Theatre Company
June 19, 2016
Production website

πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰ out of 5.

This story took me to a world I have never been. It introduced me to an occupation I had never considered – to a city I would never want to live in – to a group of people that I would never think twice about and likely judge and dismiss – to struggles that I will likely never face – – and here I was lapping up each and every moment. I was sitting in my seat through the entire production KNOWING exactly where this story was going – and being WRONG each and every time. Continue reading Skeleton Crew

Indian Summer

Indian SummerIndian Summer
by Gregory S. Moss
directed by Carolyn Cantor
Playwrights Horizon
June 19, 2016
Production website

πŸ’‰πŸ’‰πŸ’‰ out of 5.

In that I teach high school, I am always concerned when a production begins with a teenager sitting on a mound of dirt emptying his shoes. I can just smell the expected angst and β€œteen issues” that the play will move toward. But I was surprised and delighted with Indian Summer. Continue reading Indian Summer