“How to Use a Knife” opens at Horizon; “Father Comes Home” (Actor’s Express) and “Split in Three” (Aurora) go on.
Arís! Theatre, Atlanta’s 3-year-old stage for Celtic culture, plans a mix of mainstage works, staged readings and special events for its 2016 season.
Our best of the best this week includes “Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike” at Aurora Theatre, “In the Next Room, or the vibrator play” at Synchronicity and “Stupid F*cking Bird” at Actor’s Express.” Go see a show!
This weekend is rich with things to see and do. Our top pick: Synchronicity Theatre’s “In the Next Room, or the vibrator play,” a Pulitzer- and Tony-nominated sex comedy by Sarah Ruhl. It marks actor Daniel May’s (“The Walking Dead”) first time on an Atlanta stage in four years. Other don’t-misses: “Stupid F*cking Bird” at Actor’s Express, “A Steady Rain” at the Alliance and, of course, the ASO.
Arís (UH-reesh) Theatre, Atlanta’s stage for Celtic culture, presents a true classic, J.M. Synge’s The Playboy of the Western World. This masterwork tells the story of Christy Mahon, who thinks he killed his da, and with whom every girl in the county is enthusiastically obsessed. Synge’s comedy caused riots at its 1907 debut, revived an Anglo-Irish word and […]