The Actors Studio Free Theater will present the New York premiere of Larry Gelbart's latest, Power Failure, Feb. 13-March 7, at N.Y.'s Raw Space (529 W. 42nd Street). Power Failure, like Hare's Blue Room is based on Schnitzler's "La Ronde" and examines the lives of ten people who are unaware of the damage they inflict on one another and on the world.
Arthur Penn helms a cast including: Stuart Burney, Paul Geier, Lynette Hardie, Earl Hyman, Judette Jones, Richard Kind, Denise Lute, Joe Ragno, Josh Stamberg and Craig Wroe.
Gelbart's previous work includes the libretto for A Funny Thing Happened on the Way To The Forum and the satires Sly Fox and Mastergate.
As the company's title indicates - admission is free, for reservations call (212) 279-4200.
-- By Sean McGrath