The New Rep / THE ELEPHANT MAN segment begins at 13:58 in the video above!
The balance to strike here is what to show versus what to suggest; in this, director Jim Petosa succeeds… [and] allows glints of light to jump out to startle and engage.
The audience has been transported to a level of theatrical perfection rarely seen… It’s a triumph for all who contributed to this marvelous, flawless production.
“I don’t see how this play can leave you unscathed…it’s deeply compelling… I find it a really worthy and enduring piece of theater.”
“Joseph Carey Merrick lived much of his life shunned by society and died in London more than a century ago, but his story might hold lessons for the modern American health care system.”