Caught in the crosshairs | August 31, 2012 | Palo Alto Weekly | Palo Alto Online |

Palo Alto Weekly

Arts & Entertainment - August 31, 2012

Caught in the crosshairs

War journalists face tough choices in 'Time Stands Still'

by Jeanie K. Smith

Donald Margulies is one of America's most successful contemporary playwrights, having won the Pulitzer Prize for "Dinner with Friends" and won numerous awards and accolades for other plays including "Brooklyn Boy," "Collected Stories" and "Sight Unseen." TheatreWorks gives his most recent work, "Time Stands Still," a beautifully staged and acted production. It's perhaps his most serious and challenging play yet, one that leaves us with more questions than answers.

This story contains 617 words.

If you are a paid subscriber, check to make sure you have logged in. Otherwise our system cannot recognize you as having full free access to our site.

If you are a paid print subscriber and haven't yet set up an online account, click here to get your online account activated.


There are no comments yet for this post

Post a comment

Posting an item on Town Square is simple and requires no registration. Just complete this form and hit "submit" and your topic will appear online. Please be respectful and truthful in your postings so Town Square will continue to be a thoughtful gathering place for sharing community information and opinion. All postings are subject to our TERMS OF USE, and may be deleted if deemed inappropriate by our staff.

We prefer that you use your real name, but you may use any "member" name you wish.

Name: *

Select your neighborhood or school community: * Not sure?

Choose a category: *

Since this is the first comment on this story a new topic will also be started in Town Square! Please choose a category that best describes this story.

Comment: *

Verification code: *
Enter the verification code exactly as shown, using capital and lowercase letters, in the multi-colored box.

*Required Fields