JANUARY 21 - MARCH 5
BECKETT⁵




A quintet of Beckett shorts that are dark, graceful and at times full of glee.

Krapp’s Last Tape
Catastrophe
Footfalls
Come and Go
Act Without Words II
Written by Samuel Beckett
Directed by Ron Sossi
Produced by Koan Unit

Set Designer Mark Guirguis
Costume Designer Audrey Eisner
Lighting Designer Chu-Hsuan Chang
Sound Designer Christopher Moscatiello
Prop Designer Danny Felix
Graphic Designer Luba Lukova
Stage Manger Beth Mack
Assistant Director Rachel Lockhart
Starring:
Alan Abelew
Diana Cignoni
Sheelagh Cullen
Beth Hogan
Norbert Weisser
SANTA MONICA DAILY PRESS
"EXTRAORDINARY... offer[s] a range of emotions from wonder to apprehension, meditation to introspection, and… a small smile at Beckett's playfulness."
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EDGE
"ASTONISHING... allow[s] for full understanding of the material... quality theater and funny to boot."
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BROADWAY WORLD
"A SPLENDID EXAMPLE of Beckett's mastery of minimalist structure... open[s] your eyes to seeing things in different ways!"
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ON STAGE LOS ANGELES
"YES!... brings the existential angst of Samuel Beckett to life... this dedicated company of actors comes together as an ensemble to share his work with a passion"
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LA SPLASH
"HIGHLY THEATRICAL AND EVOCATIVE... Sossi helms with skill and attention to detail. Special kudos to the splendid cast members, who use body language and facial expressions to project an internal life not open to words… ring[s] with truth."
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THEATRE NOTES
"BRAVO!... The cast of five protean actors is superb... wonderfully detailed and very affecting as well as hilarious... One doesn’t get an opportunity to see well-produced, well-directed, well-performed Beckett very often, so if you love theatre, see this show."
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TOTAL THEATRE
"WELL-HONED, EXPERT PERFORMANCES that bring these cryptic, metaphysical plays to life in vivid fashion."
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BRITISH WEEKLY
"ENGAGING... a great way to experience a broad spectrum of Beckett's exploration of life, death, loneliness, alienation and futility, and always with some wonderful dark humor."
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Wed/Thurs - 1pm - 6pm or curtain
Fri/Sat - 1pm - 8pm
Sunday - 12pm - 4pm
General Admission
$30 Wednesday - Sunday

Discounts
$10 OFF w/ Postcard Code: FIVE

Regular Performances
January 21 - March 5

Friday - Saturday 8pm
Sunday 2pm
Wednesday 8pm
February 22
Thursday 8pm
February 16

Post Show Discussion
February 10, 22

Tix for $10
Available at box office 2 hours prior to curtain
on a first-come, first-serve basis.
February 3, 16
March 3


Wine Night
Join the cast for complimentary
wine after the show!
February 7