Everyman in the Press.

Well, look at this! Everyman rehearsals are moving along at a fantastic pace and as opening night looms, press is starting to accrue.

BroadwayWorld.com, for example:

Mark J. Costello, an alumnus of the Villanova Master’s in Theatre Program, was commissioned to translate the fifteenth century morality play from Old English into a more current vernacular in order to make the text as accessible as possible for today’s audiences. According to Costello, “It’s an incredible honor that my alma mater supports my work so tangibly and deeply, and it is a privilege to work with them on this unique and challenging creative endeavor.”

Read the rest here.

Upcoming: a bit on the oddity of translating an English text, and reflections on the process. Stay tuned!