Angels In America (FUCK YEAH)

A coffin, placed on the far stage right of the stage, lingers throughout the first half of Angels in America.  During the interval, the coffin is replaced by a bench on the far stage left, and is not used until the closing scenes.  It’s a clever bit of set dressing that book-ends an otherwise un-ended […]

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Frankie Goes to Hollywood: Angels in America Trailer

[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8QtXaVBrxHs&feature=youtu.bep&w=500&h=300]   Reporting from Cricklewood for one trailer only, I’m back.  A vast team from ‘Angels in America’ (well, four people) have put together a trailer that almost seems to answer the challenge I set forth last term for “a paradigm-shifting black-and-white trailer.”  The soundscape is fantastic, subtle and compelling, as is the music.  The […]

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