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Theater Review…Equus

Friday, September 26th, 2008

THEATER REVIEW

In the Darkness of the Stable

 

 

 

The young wizard has chosen wisely. Making his Broadway debut in Thea Sharrock’s oddly arid revival of Peter Shaffer’s “Equus,” which opened Thursday night at the Broadhurst Theater, the 19-year-old film star Daniel Radcliffe steps into a mothball-preserved, off-the-rack part and wears it like a tailor’s delight — that is, a natural fit that allows room to stretch. Would that the production around him, first presented in London, showed off Mr. Shaffer’s 1973 psychodrama as flatteringly as it does its stage-virgin star.   (click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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Daniel Radcliffe on Broadway…

Sunday, September 14th, 2008

NEW YORK

Radcliffe readies for Broadway’s ‘test of nerve’

 

(Seth Wenig / AP)

 

‘Equus’ star says doing theater helps in ‘seeing what you are made of’

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The Associated Press
Sept. 12, 2008
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NEW YORKDaniel Radcliffe is talking about Alan Strang, the troubled young man he plays in Equus, the Peter Shaffer drama now being revived on Broadway.

 

“The brilliant thing about Alan is that you wouldn’t notice him walking down the street,” says Radcliffe. “He’s kind of inconspicuous. He’s like Alec Guinness in all those films where he just sort of becomes invisible as soon as he walks into a crowd.”   (Click on ‘Continue Reading’ for more)

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