Category Archives: Press

RED: Closing Performances and Post Mortem


It’s been over a month since RED closed at Arena Stage after 108 performances. Enough time (too much?) has passed to reflect on the experience. In short, extraordinary. The staff at Arena Stage surprised us with a cake decorated to … Continue reading

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RED: Box Office History at Arena Stage


Arena Stage at the Mead Center for American Theater: Press Release Critically Acclaimed Drama RED Breaks Arena Stage Record to Become Best-Selling Non-Musical in Company’s History (Washington, D.C.) As of Saturday, February 18, 2012 John Logan’s Tony Award-winning drama Red, under the … Continue reading

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RED: PBS News Hour: An interview with Jeffrey Brown


I had the wonderful opportunity to talk with Jeffrey Brown on the News Hour on PBS. I hope you enjoy it as much as I did.

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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  

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RED: Ink. The Washington Post reviews RED at Arena Stage


THEATER REVIEW The hues blend evocatively in Arena Stage’s ‘Red’ By Peter Marks, Published: January 29 For all its highfalutin discourse — on abstract expressionism, Dionysus vs. Apollo, the pernicious advance of pop art — the most engrossing moment of Arena Stage’s immensely … Continue reading

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RED: Opening Day and Night in Chicago and Beyond

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The magnitude, on every level of experience and meaning, of the task in which you have involved me, exceeds all my preconceptions. And it is teaching me to extend myself beyond what I thought was possible for me.     … Continue reading

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Mark Rothko’s Birthday, Final Preview and Press Night


Today is Mark Rothko’s birthday. Born September 25, 1903. The synchronicity of his birthday falling on RED’s final preview and press night feels apt and right.  Thank you to Robert Falls, John Logan, Patrick Andrews and the brilliant design and … Continue reading

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