Carnegie Mellon University’s School of Drama manages to combine some of the strongest and rarest elements of great theatre in their production of Christopher Marlowe’s “Edward II”: rawness, mystery, risk and precision. This is the kind of performance of a classic play that eschews the pitfalls of tired masterpieces, and instead, evokes its…

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  • Issue Quarter Between the Issues
  • Issue Year 2017
  • Sub Heading A review of “Edward II
In an empty annex of the Strip District’s typically post-​industrial Gage Building, propped against a supporting beam on the hard factory floor, disparate objects sit like the sad leftovers from a garage sale. Karla Boos, founder and artistic director of Quantum Theatre, surveys the items with Jed Harris, veteran Pittsburgh written theater experimentalist…

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  • Issue Quarter Summer
  • Issue Year 2010
  • Sub Heading After 20 years, the Quantum Theatre is still seeking new ground
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