March 29, 2013
THEATER ONCE DREW CROWDS ONSTAGE, TOO"It's easy to forget that the latter-day dominance of the small-cast play is a fairly recent development in theatrical history. Large casts used to be the rule, not the exception. Indeed, most of the best-known American plays of the 20th century called for performing forces that would now be seen by penny-pinching producers as insanely extravagant..."
Posted March 29, 2013 11:17 PM