Lillian Hellman’s first two hits were The Children’s Hour in 1934 and The Little Foxes in 1939. But, in between, there was a clunker. Days to Come ran for just seven performances in its 1936 Broadway premiere, the victim of a poorly conceived staging where the actors, as Hellman later wrote, “moved as figurines in the dream of a frightened child.” This type of play is perfect fodder for Mint... Read more
Days to Come
Mint Theater Company presents a rare revival of Days to Come, written by Lillian Hellman and directed by J.R. Sullivan.
Performances are staged at the Beckett Theatre within the Theatre Row complex.
(Photos by Todd Cerveris)
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Days to Come is a family drama set against the backdrop of labor strife in a small Ohio town which threatens to tear apart both town and family.