will eno http://wfpl.org en REVIEW | Smart, Funny, Tough to Love: Will Eno's 'Gnit' http://wfpl.org/post/review-smart-funny-tough-love-will-enos-gnit <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Billed as a willfully unfaithful adaptation of </span>Henrik<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ibsen’s classic picaresque tale “Peer </span>Gynt<span style="line-height: 1.5;">,” Will </span>Eno’s<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>“Gnit”<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> up-ends the classic man’s-search-for-meaning quest with an ambitiously absurdist self-discovery journey that stubbornly chafes against the conventions of the genre.</span></p> Tue, 19 Mar 2013 17:37:16 +0000 Erin Keane 4564 at http://wfpl.org REVIEW | Smart, Funny, Tough to Love: Will Eno's 'Gnit' The Terrible Fate of Being Understood: an Interview with Playwright Will Eno http://wfpl.org/post/terrible-fate-being-understood-interview-playwright-will-eno <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The New York Times calls playwright Will </span>Eno<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;“a Samuel Beckett for the Jon Stewart generation.” In this year’s Humana Festival of New American Plays at Actors </span>Theatre<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> of Louisville, he’s turned his keen sense of irony and compassion to a loose adaptation of </span>Henrik<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Ibsen’s&nbsp;</span>Norweigian<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;classic picaresque “Peer Gynt.”&nbsp;</span></p> Mon, 18 Mar 2013 21:29:59 +0000 Erin Keane 4550 at http://wfpl.org The Terrible Fate of Being Understood: an Interview with Playwright Will Eno Actors Theatre Adds Eno Play to Upcoming Season http://wfpl.org/post/actors-theatre-adds-eno-play-upcoming-season <p><a href="http://actorstheatre.org/">Actors Theatre of Louisville</a> will stage the world premiere of Will Eno&rsquo;s &ldquo;Gnit&rdquo; in the 37th Humana Festival of New American Plays next year. &quot;Gnit&quot; also rounds out the mainstage Brown-Forman Series for the 2012-13 season.&nbsp;</p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 21:02:38 +0000 Erin Keane 744 at http://wfpl.org Actors Theatre Adds Eno Play to Upcoming Season