"The music from the Met' radio broadcast is hard to hear because the audience is laughing so loud."
A young woman who talks fast in Hebrew, a young man who speaks a bit hesitantly in English and a grandmother with a plan!
Blanche grips the 19th century, while Stanley is very much a son of the 20th and Stella tacks from side to side.
Neither the pride of Jane Austen's Darcy, nor the prejudice of her Elizabeth are all on one side.
Jane Austen calls the novel "Pride and Prejudice" because each of her main characters has a potent dose of both.
"I have always depended on the kindness of strangers."... Blanche
A chance to explore the nature of this music, to see what it means to experience it today as we reflect on what it might have meant in the camp.
"At its heart, it's a desperately sad love story." director Murray McGibbon
The energetic exuberance, the creative coping, the thrills of young love and the disappointments all to the music of a master of emotions.
We're staging the 28 scenes of a play that spans decades out in the open, in the round. It's the sort of challenge that I enjoy. Director Murray McGibbon