A Moon for the Misbegotten: Eugene O'Neill's Classic Drama
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The last date listed for A Moon for the Misbegotten was Sunday November 7, 2010 / 2:00pm.
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The evening was one of great beauty...beautiful play, beautiful set and beautiful acting. The play is so moving and was so delicately 'handled' by everyone connected to the production. Also, the Central Square Theater (that I just love) is the...continued
A Nora Theatre Company revives Eugene O’Neill’s enduring masterpiece, bringing together two of his most memorarable characters: Josie Hogan, a tough-talking Irish immigrant, and Jim Tyrone, first introduced in the autobiographical Long Day’s Journey Into Night. Uniquely funny and poignant, A Moon for the Misbegotten illuminates a search for redemption through an unlikely and magnificent love story.
About the Ticket Supplier: Central Square TheaterThe Central Square Theater is home to Underground Railway Theater (URT) and The Nora Theatre Company, two professional theater companies with a combined track record of over 48 years of excellence.
URT has a 29 year history of connecting high quality professional theater with communities, performing new plays for young audiences, families and adults, and teaching through its rigorous education programming. Combining actors, puppetry and music, URT reaches out to and engages diverse audiences with performances of great beauty and compelling social content.
During The Nora's 19 years, audiences and the media have recognized it for its exceptionally high quality work. Mission-driven to bring cutting-edge, thought- provoking, and contemporary productions to New England audiences, The Nora has introduced local audiences to Boston, New England, and/or world premieres.