PHOTO CALL: Public Ponders The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at the Hands of Guirgis

News   PHOTO CALL: Public Ponders The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at the Hands of Guirgis
 
Popular young playwright Stephen Adly Guirgis (Our Lady of 121st Street) saw his latest work, The Last Days of Judas Iscariot, receive its world premiere under the direction of Philip Seymour Hoffman at New York's Public Theater on March 2.
From Top: Stephen Adly Guirgies and Catherine Wadkins; Ben Stiller
From Top: Stephen Adly Guirgies and Catherine Wadkins; Ben Stiller

The play dumps Judas Iscariot, Jesus of Nazareth and many other key biblical figures into a courtroom setting as they analyze the situation that led to Judas' ultimate betrayal of the Messiah. At left, Guirgis and actress Catherine Wadkins, as well as Ben Stiller, are seen above George C. Wolfe and Oscar Eustis at the opening night party for The Last Days of Judas Iscariot at the Public Theater on Lafayette Street in New York City.

Photos by Aubrey Reuben


From Left: George C. Wolfe and Oscar Eustis
From Left: George C. Wolfe and Oscar Eustis
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