Archives for March 6, 2009

The Gin Game

You never really know what to expect when you first enter a retirement home.  It might be tired and run-down in desperate need of some fixing up.  It could be comfortable and well run.  The Gin Game is a classic well-written character study set in a retirement home that sounds like the former, cold and […]

In Memory of Horton Foote

Playwright Horton Foote  passed away on March 4th in Hartford, Connecticut.  That night, the lights on Broadway were dimmed in honor of the prolific writer, who Ben Brantley in his essay in the NY Times described as “the playwright who cozied up to the chill in the hearth.”

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