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Sometimes, a Lizard Is Just a Lizard … But Not in Edward Albee’s 1975 Pulitzer Winner, “Seascape”

One of the themes of South Stream Productions’ current presentation of Seascape is communication, a constant melody throughout Edward Albee’s work; and it is interesting that the chemistry of the actors in this production is so symbiotic. A nice irony. The story itself is both real and far-fetched; a couple facing retirement, arguing over what… Read More ›

Ray Dooley and Julie Fishell star in "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" (photo by Jon Gardiner)

PlayMakers’ Stellar Cast Juggles Truth and Illusion in Edward Albee’s “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”

The stellar four-person cast of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s professional-theater-in-residence explores the essential Truths and Illusions of life in Academia, at a backwater New England college, while two professors and their wives who get together for a nightcap after a faculty party hurl verbal hand grenades at each other.

"Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" runs Nov. 30-Dec. 18 in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill

PlayMakers Mainstays Ray Dooley and Julie Fishell Will Star in “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?”

PlayMakers Repertory Company mainstays Ray Dooley and Julie Fishell will exchange verbal brickbats as George and Martha in PRC’s provocative production of prize-winning New York playwright Edward Albee’s epic R-rated 1962 Battle of the Sexes, “Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf?,” on Nov. 30-Dec. 18 in the Paul Green Theatre at UNC-Chapel Hill.