Lester Purry

  • Arts

    November 12, 2003

    The Moor's Last Sigh

    The Guthrie makes 'Othello' mellow; Sherlock Holmes hits the coffee shop

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    June 25, 2003

    Hedley and the '80s Pinch

    An August Wilson tragedy turns a cri de coeur into a hollering session

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    October 18, 2000

    Ocean of Words

    Penumbra's new court drama unleashes a flood of accusations; the Guthrie's Anouilh adaptation recasts an imperfect romance

  • Arts

    May 31, 2000

    That Seventies Show

    August Wilson's Jitney dresses for excess; Stephen King's Shawshank Redemption tries the stage

  • Arts

    March 15, 2000

    The Damned

    Oedipus is born again on a plantation; Rashomon looks for truth onstage

  • Arts

    December 15, 1999
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    October 13, 1999

    Beggars and Losers

    The Threepenny Opera counts the cost of human capital; Blues for an Alabama Sky clocks a red-hot minute