In Good People, the David Lindsay-Abaire play now playing at Arena Stage, Margaret, a single mother, loses her job and faces eviction. The story takes place in South Boston, but the reality of the difficulty of finding work in today’s tight economy resonates in communities across the country, including here in the Washington, DC area. Inspired by the […]
Archives for February 15, 2013
To paraphrase Tom Lehrer: Be prepared. That’s the understudy’s solemn creed. Our colleague, the astute theatre observer John Glass, noted that a recent performance of Henry V necessitated a sudden replacement of a cast member. Correctly sensing a good story in the waiting, he interviewed one of the actors affected, Pomme Koch.