CUE & A REVISITED: What Performance Did You Attend That You Will Never Forget?; 70 Actors Respond
03 Jan 2013
The editors of Playbill.com have combed through the past seven years of our popular Cue & A feature to select some of our favorite answers to the question, "What is the one performance that you attended that you will never forget?" Seventy responses from Broadway actors follow.
(Clicking on a name bolded in blue will take readers to that actor's entry in the Playbill Vault.)
Anthony Warlow The National Theatre’s War Horse in London – it was breathtaking!
Rebecca Luker The dance of death in Grand Hotel. I was glued to my seat and was so moved by that performance.
Caren Lyn Tackett I watched the musical Tommy from the balcony at the Colonial Theatre as a freshman in college. I loved it so much that I vowed to be a performer and to play that theatre one day.
Holed up in a seedy motel on the edge of the Mojave Desert, two former lovers unpack the deep secrets and dark desires of their tangled relationship, passionately tearing each other apart. Led by director Daniel Aukin (Back Back Back at MTC, 4,000 Miles), Tony winner Nina Arianda (Venus in Fur at MTC, Born Yesterday) and Sam Rockwell (A Behanding in Spokane, The Way Way Back) bring an explosive intensity to Sam Shepard’s (Buried Child, True West) landmark myth of the new Wild West.