Waiting For Lefty

Waiting For Lefty

Written by: Clifford Odets 

Convergence Center For The Arts 1    5/10/2007 - 5/26/2007 (schedule)

Category:  Drama

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NEW ORLEANS, LA — The Cripple Creek Theatre Company will stage a three-week revival of Clifford Odets’ Waiting for Lefty. Performances will be held May 11th through 26th at 2130 Magazine Street.

The short play—originally staged by the Group Theatre in New York—is comprised of brief episodes that surround a cab workers’ strike in the 1930s. The series of inventive scenes result in a rousing and stirring appraisal of the economic and political systems which build and maintain class divides in the United States. With the aid of a capable and clever cast, director Andrew Vaught has reinvigorated this seminal ...Read More

Total performances: 9

Blake Baudier.... Joe
Charles Vaught.... Barnes
Danny Marchese.... Irv
David Glasser.... Miller
Dennis McCann.... Fatt
Emilie Whelan.... Edna
Freddie Young.... Gunman / Fayette
Greg Hall.... Clayton
J.R. Fader.... Benjamin
Leah Wingate.... Florrie
Philip Yiannopoulos.... Reilly
Sean Mellott.... Sid
T.J. Toups.... Agate
*=featured role

Andrew Vaught ....  Director
Melissa Clark ....  Costume Design
Andrew Kingsley ....  Production Manager


Ensemble Acting at its Finest
A review of Waiting for Lefty
by Paul Broussard
StageClick.com 5/19/07

References: Media; MPC
Record created by: cripplecreekplayers

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