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First Presbyterian Theatre: RED

  • Venue: First Presbyterian Theatre
  • Dates:
    January 4, 2018
    January 5, 2018
    January 6, 2018
    January 12, 2018
    January 13, 2018
    January 14, 2018
    January 19, 2018
    January 20, 2018
  • Address: 300 West Wayne Street Fort Wayne, IN 46802
2018-01-04 2018-01-20 First Presbyterian Theatre: RED <div id="theater" class="col theaternews"> <h3><span><em>RED</em></span></h3> <p>by John Logan; direction by TBA</p> <p>January 4**, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 2018</p> <p>Abstract expressionist Mark Rothko lands the biggest commission in the history of modern art; a series of murals for NYC&amp;rsuo;s famed Four Seasons Restaurant. Rothko works feverishly with his young assistant, Ken. But when Ken gains the confidence to challenge him, Rothko faces the agonizing possibility that his crowning achievement could become his undoing. Raw and provocative, RED is a searing portrait of an artist’s ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.</p> <table border="0" cellspacing="0" cellpadding="5"> <tbody> <tr> <td colspan="2" align="center">Cast:</td> </tr> <tr> <td align="right">Mark Rothko:</td> <td align="left">Thom Hofrichter</td> </tr> <tr> <td align="right">Ken:</td> <td align="left">Kevin Torwelle</td> </tr> </tbody> </table> </div> <div class="clear-both"> </div> <p>*Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.; all other performances begin at 7:30 p.m.<br />**Thursday preview, all seats $12</p> 300 West Wayne Street Fort Wayne, IN America/Indiana/Winamac
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RED

by John Logan; direction by TBA

January 4**, 5, 6, 12, 13, 14*, 19, 20, 2018

Abstract expressionist Mark Rothko lands the biggest commission in the history of modern art; a series of murals for NYC&rsuo;s famed Four Seasons Restaurant. Rothko works feverishly with his young assistant, Ken. But when Ken gains the confidence to challenge him, Rothko faces the agonizing possibility that his crowning achievement could become his undoing. Raw and provocative, RED is a searing portrait of an artist’s ambition and vulnerability as he tries to create a definitive work for an extraordinary setting.

Cast:
Mark Rothko: Thom Hofrichter
Ken: Kevin Torwelle
 

*Sunday matinee at 2 p.m.; all other performances begin at 7:30 p.m.
**Thursday preview, all seats $12

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