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A Particle of Dread (Oedipus Variations)
Off Broadway, Signature Theatre

Reviewed by Shoshana Roberts

BOTTOM LINE: Entropy in the best possible way with passion and uniqueness to present the familiar tale of Oedipus.

If I could just find a little nook or cranny, I would love to curl up and spend some time in Sam Shepard's mind. He is warped and comical, as well as profound. The ideas he develops are strange. Truly strange. So it is quite logical that in this scenario he utilizes an already outrageous circumstance to develop alongside his interpretation. With such a notable Greek tragedy, even if people did not study the story of Oedipus in school, the Oedipal Complex...

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Featured Artist

GIDEON PRODUCTIONS

Fan favorite downtown theatre company Gideon Productions is back this month with a new play, Assymetric, at 59E59 Theatres. Theasy got in touch with company founders Mac Rogers and Sean Williams to learn more about the group, the show, and what's next for this genre-bending team.

Read the Theasy interview with Mac and Sean here!