Red: Tony-Winning Play Explores Artistic Genius
Winner of six 2010 Tony Awards including Best Play, Red took Broadway by storm with its provocative portrait of real-life artist Mark Rothko's ambition and vulnerability. Having just landed the biggest commission in modern art history, 20th-century abstract expressionist Rothko begins the project, aided by his brash young assistant, Ken, who questions his mentor's vision -- and his commercial motives. Set amid the swiftly changing cultural tide of the early 1960s, Red is a startling snapshot of a brilliant artist at the height of his fame. The stimulating piece, from Oscar-nominated writer John Logan (Hugo, Gladiator, The Aviator), asks "What is art?"
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The last date listed for Red was Saturday, Oct. 12, 2013 / 8:00pm.
Run time is 90 minutes.