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Master Harold erupts at Gloucester Stage

I first had the autobiographical Molotov cocktail that is "Master Harold" ... and the boys hurled at me in the early 1980s, when Nelson Mandela was still a prisoner and apartheid was law in South Africa.
Black power
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  August 10, 2012

Brits, Yanks, and Horovitz still fighting over Beverley

What if Nora Helmer had waited until she turned 70 to slam that door heard 'round the world?
Dockside doll's house
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  September 02, 2011

Gloucester Stage's 'Tender' is more mean than funny

"When am I going to stop feeling like such an asshole," asks Amanda, one of the three characters in Tender , which is getting its world premiere from Gloucester Stage (through July 25).
Where turgid self-pity meets spiteful witlessness
By ED SIEGEL  |  July 16, 2010

Sins of the play

The title of Israel Horovitz's Sins of the Mother (through September 13 at Gloucester Stage) is an ironic misnomer.
Israel Horovitz returns to Gloucester
By STEVE VINEBERG  |  September 04, 2009

Hare belles

With apologies to Winston Churchill, The Breath of Life is a cliché wrapped in an enigma — or two. On the face of it, award-winning British writer David Hare's ruthless yet sentimental two-hander (at Gloucester Stage through August 2) is a standard co
Divas Plum and Carroll exude The Breath of Life
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  July 31, 2009
The Breath of Life at Gloucester Stage

The Breath of Life at Gloucester Stage

 Frances Beal and Madeleine Palmer once shared the same man. Now, they’ll be looking to, uh, reconcile when David Hare’s 2002 play The Breath of...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 22, 2009

The Year of Magical Thinking at the Gloucester Stage

The Year of Magical Thinking at the Gloucester Stage

  Carolyn Clay thought The Year of Magical Thinking was pretty magical when the Lyric Stage put it on last January, so you might want...
By Shaula Clark  |  July 08, 2009