Barn Theatre Club presents

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A View from the Bridge

By Arthur Miller
Directed by Jack Wood
25th March – 2nd April 2011

Famous modern American classic of love, belonging and betrayal, widely studied in schools.

Eddie Carbone is an Italian American longshoreman living in Brooklyn with his wife Beatrice and orphaned 17-year-old niece Catherine, with whom he is obsessed. When Beatrice’s two cousins, seeking a better life, enter the country illegally, Catherine falls in love with one of them and Eddie’s jealousy erupts as rage consumes him, his family and his world.

Show Talks

Free-of-charge pre- and post-show talks:

  • Tuesday 29th at 7.30pm in the Clubroom
    Director Jack Wood defends the leftwing Miller against charges of anti-Americanism.
  • Wednesday 30th at 7.30pm in the Clubroom
    Dr. Cindy Lawford looks at the 1950s Brooklyn docks and Miller and Kazan’s falling out.
  • Thursday 31st after the performance
    Cast members stay on stage to answer audience questions.
Part of the Barn’s 2010-2011 Season.


Directed by
Jack Wood


Set Painting
Lighting Design
Lighting Operator
Sound Design
Sound Operator
Stage Manager
Assistant Stage Manager
Set Dressing
Rehearsal Prompt
Assistant Production Manager
Fight Arranger

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