As part of their ongoing series, August Strindberg Repertory Theatre is staging To Damascus (Part II) through April 2 at the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street in the East Village). The play is the second part of Strindberg’s post-Inferno To Damascus trilogy.
August Strindberg Repertory Theatre is staging two more of Strindberg’s late chamber plays, The Storm and Burnt House, in new translations by Robert Greer. The plays will be performed in rep during the month of October at the Gene Frankel Theatre (24 Bond Street in the East Village).
Stig Dagerman (1923-1954) was a literary sensation in postwar Sweden. In 1947, he meets Viennese-Jewish intellectual Etta Federn in her hotel room in Paris. They become friends. Or do they?
Federn worships her dead son, a hero in the French Resistance.