Reviewed by George Basler Nobody ever accused Edward Albee of playing it safe. And that’s certainly not the case with The Goat or, Who is Sylvia, which opened this past weekend (June 9-11) at KNOW Theatre in downtown Binghamton. The play won the Tony Award for Best Play and the Drama Desk Award for Outstanding Play, and it was a finalist for the Pulitzer Prize. A fine KNOW Theatre cast, well directed by James B. Nicola, makes it a compelling evening of theater. But the subject matter is about...Read more
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KNOW Theatre Presents Controversial Edward Albee Play
The Goat or, Who Is Sylvia?KNOW Theatre is proud to present the winner of the 2002 Tony Award for Best Play, The Goat or, Who is Sylvia? by Edward Albee. Performances will be at Binghamton City Stage, 74 Carroll Street, June 9th through the 25th, with Pay-What-You-Can night being Thursday, June 15th at 8pm. Friday and Saturday performances are at 8pm, Sundays at 3pm. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for Seniors, and $15 for Students. About the Play This tale of...
Reviewed by George Basler One thing can be said about the Ti-Ahwaga Community Players: They don’t shy away from taking risks. Having turned in a very solid effort last fall in staging Arthur Miller’s classic Death of a Salesman, the company is now tackling Edward Albee’s challenging A Delicate Balance, play that is not for actors who are faint of heart. Despite winning the Pulitzer Prize, the 1966 play has never enjoyed the commercial success of Albee’s flamboyant Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?. That’s not surprising since A Delicate...Read more