Actor Stacy Keach shares the scoop on his turn as Ernest Hemingway in the one man tour de force Pamplona on WBEZ's The Morning Shift. Listen in as Keach reveals why he's excited to revisit the role of this literary legend (he won a 1988 Golden Globe for his portrayal of the author in the miniseries Hemingway.) Pamplona is now playing through June 25! Learn more and buy tickets at GoodmanTheatre.org/Pamplona. >>
Stage and screen actor Stacy Keach discusses his role as literary legend Ernest Hemingway in the one man tour de force Pamplona on ABC 7's Windy City Live. Now extended through June 25! Learn more at GoodmanTheatre.org/Pamplona. >>
The long-standing ritual of the Spanish bullfight ("la corrida de toros")forms part of the backdrop for Pamplona, in which we see Hemingway struggle to write a profile on a renowned bullfighter. The play's name derives from the northern Spanish city of Pamplona, which is considered the bullfighting capital of Spain.
In King of the Yees, a mysterious underworld boss known as Shrimp Boy may be involved in the disappearance of Lauren Yee's father. Find out more about this larger than life real character and his ties to San Francisco's Chinatown.
"The play at its root is about parent-child relationships, and what happens when one generation moves on and the next one has to step up." Playwright Lauren Yee reflects on her inspiration for KING OF THE YEES—starts Friday, March 31!