More RED INK: Press for RED in DC

Press notices and reviews for Arena Stage opening of RED in DC may be found by clicking link below:

MORE RED INK

 

About EG

Edward Gero, an American actor, most noted for his stage work, is a four-time Helen Hayes Award recipient and fifteen-time Helen Hayes Nominee. He just completed a run at Shakespeare Theater Company as Henry IV in parts 1&2. He has appeared as Mark Rothko in "RED" at Goodman Theater in Chicago and Arena Stage, and as Gloucester in "King Lear" with Stacy Keach at Goodman and the Shakespeare Theatre, both directed by Robert Falls. Other regional credits include Nixon in "Nixon's Nixon," Salieri in "Amadeus" at Roundhouse Theater, Sweeney in "Sweeney Todd" at Signature Theatre, Donny in "American Buffalo" at Studio Theatre, and for the last six years, Scrooge in "A Christmas Carol" at Washington's historic Ford's Theatre. In 31 seasons In Washington, he has played 75 Shakespearean roles at STC including Hotspur in "Henry IV" (Helen Hayes Award), Bolingbroke in "Richard II" (Helen Hayes Award) and Macduff in "Macbeth"(Helen Hayes Award). Film and television credits include House of Cards, Turn: Washington's Spies, Die Hard II, Striking Distance, and narrations for The Discovery Channel and PBS. He is an Associate Professor of Theater and Head of the Performance Area for the School of Theater at George Mason University, and instructor for the Academy for Classical Acting at George Washington University Mr. Gero was featured on the cover of The Washington Post Magazine and profiled in the January 2011 American Theater Magazine.
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3 Responses to More RED INK: Press for RED in DC

  1. hermitsdoor says:

    Mr. Gero, We enjoyed a performance of Red last weekend. I have posted my blog review, which you are welcome to add to your list. Thank you. Oscar
    http://hermitsdoor.wordpress.com/2012/02/10/theatre-reveiw-red/

  2. EG says:

    Oscar, Thank you for your kind and thoughtful words about the play and the production. To quote Rothko from the play “it only lives if the empathetic viewer will let them.” Thank you for letting this work live. Warmly, Edward Gero

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