Steven Barkhimer’s mastery of the role’s physicality is the key to his expression of its villainy.
Edward Albee’s bitter masterwork is a tough nut for a company to crack as well as a hard play to watch.
Lobster Girl presents us with an idyllic vision of Cape Ann, Massachusetts: blue and pink skies, shining water, a picturesque seagull.
At its deepest level, Emilie invokes the quest we all undertake to make sense of who we are, where we have come from, and where we are going.
Director Melia Bensussen handles the dialogue skillfully, but she also has an eye for creating vivid stage pictures which reinforce Chekhov’s dramatic themes.