Five Beckett Short Plays in “5 By Beckett”
at ACT Theatre Central Heating Lab
Eulalie Scandiuzzi Space, ACT Theatre, 700 Union Street, Seattle, WA 98101
Part of the Seattle Beckett Festival and presented in conjunction with ACT Theatre’s Central Heating Lab.
WHEN: October 30 to November 9, 2014
Preview: Thursday, October 30 at 8:00pm
Opening Night: Saturday, November 1, at 8:00pm
Other performances: November 6, 7, 8 at 8:00pm, November 2 and 9 at 2:00pm
Tickets: General $25, Seniors $20, Students $15;
(206) 292-7676 or www.acttheatre.org
“5 By Beckett” is a cycle of plays exploring the theatrical and playful evolution of silence and language. This evening of rarely produced short plays includes “Act Without Words I and II,” “Rough for Theatre I and II” and “Catastrophe” written by Beckett for the late Vaclav Havel. “5 By Beckett” will feature the work of Sound Theatre Company member and movement and clown performer, Ken Michels. Directed by Sound Theatre Company Artistic Director, Teresa Thuman and Guest Director, local actor, director and educator Andrew McGinn.