Friday, February 26, 2010

Theatre In Very Close Quarters

Mart Crowley's The Boys in the Band, put on in an actual Chelsea apartment, has been getting praise for it's immediacy by the New York critics.

In Seattle, a production of Neil LaBute's Fat Pig is shoehorned into a tiny space with, apparently, equally intimate results:

4 comments:

Bob Stachel said...

I look forward to a production of "The Toilet".

Art said...

On a double bill with "The Shower" and a late night showing of the "The Pantry"

Ian Thal said...

How unimaginative to think a small stage can be fully explored in a one-act! Why the milieu of The Toliet, The Shower, (along with the under-appreciated third part of the cycle, Sink and Medicine Cabinet) as well as The Pantry taken together comprise a full theatrical season!

Bob Stachel said...

Yeah, we had some milieu in there, but a couple sprays of Lysol and we were all set.