JoAnne Akalaitis: Off-B'way at the Skirball

Let me tell you about Medea in JoAnne Akalaitis: BAD NEWS! I WAS THERE currently running off-broadway at NYU's Skirball Center for the Performing Arts! Runs through 9/8. Tickets here. Read the NYTimes review! From Skirball's website: " Theatrical legend JoAnne Akalaitis creates a site-specific processional performance exploring the monumental impact of the messenger character from classic drama. Audiences are split into four groups, each led on a unique a journey through NYU Skirball’s lobby, hallways, and out-of-the-way spaces where some of history’s most memorable messengers bring them tidings of bad news — and they do not spare the gory details. Taken from the works of Aeschylus, Euripide


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