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Arsenal Center for the Arts
321 Arsenal Street Watertown, MA 02472
617-923-8487
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5 stars
attended Oct 30 2011

The play itself is excellent. The production and the action also were excellent

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Website

http://www.newrep.org/collected_stories.php

Quotes & Highlights

Collected Stories digs into its engaging tale of aesthetics and ethics with intelligence and sharp, literate humor. —The New York Times

Description

Ruth Steiner, a critically acclaimed, seasoned author, takes her student, Lisa, under her wing. What begins as a mentorship flourishes into a deeper maternal friendship. When Lisa becomes a much-admired published writer and uses Ruth’s secretive life story for her own novel, the balance of power shifts and the boundaries of their relationship is called into question. Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Donald Margulies challenges audiences to answer the questions: Does your story belong to you? Does someone else have the right to tell your story?

A drama by Donald Margulies

Directed by Bridget Kathleen O’Leary

Cast

Liz Hayes as Lisa Morrison

Bobbie Steinbach as Ruth Steine

About the Ticket Supplier: New Repertory Theatre - Boston

Now in its third decade, New Rep has established itself as one of Boston's premiere theatre companies. Celebrated for electrifying, compelling, and poignant productions, New Rep plays reflect our world and community: they present images of many times and places and regularly explore ideas that have vital resonance in our lives--here and now. New Rep shows are provocative, intelligent, and entertaining.