Carnival Knowledge: Assassins

In the Roundabout Theatre's new production of Stephen Sondheim's Assassins, presidential killers — and wannabes — all converge on a unique locale that is part shooting gallery, part sideshow, and part gallows. Designed by Robert Brill, who received a Tony nomination, the setting is both menacing and oddly cheerful.

With its wooden beams extending upward beyond the proscenium, the set resembles the pylons of a classic wooden roller coaster (think Woody Allen's childhood h

Register to view the full article

Already a member? .

Hide comments

Comments

  • Allowed HTML tags: <em> <strong> <blockquote> <br> <p>

Plain text

  • No HTML tags allowed.
  • Web page addresses and e-mail addresses turn into links automatically.
  • Lines and paragraphs break automatically.
Publish