U.S. Premiere
Scenes from the Big Picture
by Owen McCafferty
Directed by Dámaso Rodriguez
October 22- November 21, 2004

photos by Anthony Masters

Owen McCafferty's critically-acclaimed play examines the lives of 21 characters in an imagined area of present-day Belfast as their stories interweave and collide.

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"The young, ambitious Furious Theatre Company
is back on the boards in Pasadena..."

"...wonderfully detailed performances..."
"...the 21-member ensemble does fantastic work..."

"The skilled actors are at the top of their game."

"[The] intersecting plotlines, written in a notable seriocomic voice, emerge, disappear, develop and return with gyroscopic logic and microscopic realism. A tobacco shop, a slaughterhouse office, a drug dealer's digs and a raucous pub are among the key locales..."

"Director Dámaso Rodriguez oversees an imposing 21-member ensemble, many doubling as designers and technicians, who all manage the ultra-choreographed scene changes ...They are literally tireless, giving detailed portrayals..."

"...technically impressive, hyper-kinetic staging..."

"...undeniable voyeuristic appeal."

"Director Dámaso Rodriguez has done a solid job with a committed ensemble of 21 actors who seem born into their parts and, more difficult, into their accents."

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