April 25-May 18, 2014
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This production is worth seeing based on the merits of a young O’Neill’s not-yet evolved, not-often heard but still gorgeous prose and the quality of the actors speaking it.
To see a full review of this show, read Bob Abelman's CJN article here.
“Beyond The Horizon” is a Eugene O’Neill classic which gets few stagings. The Ensemble production, in general, allows us to experience the beautiful writing of a master playwright. Ensemble is to be praised for continuing in its task to help keep the classics alive by producing this and other epic plays.To see a full review of this show, read Roy Berko's blog here.
Three characters in Eugene O’Neill’s Beyond the Horizon see their wishes come true, only to fall into regret and sadness. This play, O’Neill’s first Pulitzer Prize winner, shows its age with frequently clunky dialogue. But there is heat and passion at work here.
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's blog Rave and Pan