Playwright David Greenspan, at Playwrights Horizons, 2011
GO BACK TO WHERE YOU ARE
By David Greenspan; directed by Leigh Silverman; sets by Rachel Hauck; costumes by Theresa Squire; lighting by Matt Frey; production manager, Christopher Boll; production stage manager, Kyle Gates. Presented by Playwrights Horizons, Tim Sanford, artistic director; Leslie Marcus, managing director; Carol Fishman, general manager. At the Peter Jay Sharp Theater, 416 West 42nd Street, Clinton; (212) 279-4200, ticketcentral.com. Through May 1. Running time: 1 hour 10 minutes.
WITH: Lisa Banes (Claire), Stephen Bogardus (Tom), David Greenspan (Passalus), Tim Hopper (God/Malcolm), Brian Hutchison (Bernard), Michael Izquierdo (Wally) and Mariann Mayberry (Charlotte).
Among the characters he meets, an actress – a journey man, not a star, he pays her a compliment, coming from he knows not where – a spot a little spot on the heart an empathy as she stands in the cold shadow of her better recognized friend. And from then each one he meets... even the girl’s mother... he feels for them, players in a passing show. Struggling players. And then…
Go Back To Where You Are by David Greenspan