Nature has forgotten us.
The Loyola University Department of Theatre Arts and Dance and director Laura Hope kick off the 2014-2015 season with Samuel Beckett’s tragic comedy Endgame.
Endgame's opening repeats the word "finished," and the rest of the play hammers away at the idea that beginnings and endings are intertwined, that existence is cyclical. While Hamm and Clov are in the "endgame" of their ancient lives, with death lurking, they are also stuck in a perpetual loop that never allows final closure.
Like no other dramatist before him, Samuel Beckett’s works capture the pathos and ironies of modern life ...Read More