As part of the 2013 Gaurav Gopalan Reading Series, Sarah Ruhl’s adaptation of Virginia Woolf’s novel Orlando by Sarah Ruhl, will be on stage Wednesday, April 17, at 8 p.m. at Artisphere, 1101 Wilson Boulevard, in Arlington, Virginia.
Directed by Amber Jackson Featuring Acting Company members Sara Barker and Kim Curtis, the reading will take place in Artisphere’s Town Hall/Lobby and the bar will be open.
Based in part on the life of Woolf’s lover Vita Sackville-West, the novel has been described as “the most charming love-letter in literature.”
Read Blogging Woolf’s thoughts on the October 2010 New York production: Orlando’s on-stage brilliance more than a lovely coincidence. Then browse these posts that link to reviews of the production:
- Dead Man’s Cell Phone by Sarah Ruhl presented by Cyrano’s Theatre Company (alaskapublic.org)
- Shape shifter: The joyous transgressions of Virginia Woolf’s Orlando (newstatesman.com)
- Saturday 3/9/2013 (randomjournalgirl.wordpress.com)