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Seagram Mural Defaced in London


What a shocking and sad event today in London. What are people thinking? It’s the same as the defacing of the Pietà, or any other work of art. Was there something specific about Rothko’s work that makes it a target? … Continue reading

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Happy 126th Birthday Mies van der Rohe!


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RED: Becoming Rothko: A Q&A with Edward Gero


[This interview was done and  in an email for Arena Stage subscriber’s prior to the rehearsals of the Arena leg of the run.] Arena Stage sat down with actor Edward Gero, who plays Mark Rothko in the Tony Award winner, … Continue reading

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RED: Rehearsal and Previews at Arena Stage – The Hand-off of the Baton


Finally, the day arrived when Patrick Andrews and Joe Drummond, production stage manager of RED at the Goodman made it into National Airport to get back to the play.  Two nights before our first rehearsal. That same evening,  the incredible … Continue reading

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RED: The Run at The Goodman


It’s odd. I have been delaying writing about the run because I have had an incredible experience doing it, and as the time has flown by, I find myself knowing that this is actually the recap of the Chicago run … 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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RED: Tech Week and First Previews


The tech week began after a terrific weekend of final run-throughs in the rehearsal hall. We came into the 850 seat Albert Theater on Tuesday, moving into the dressing rooms, and getting onto the stage to get a feel, check … Continue reading

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