Dear Elizabeth OFF-BROADWAY REVIEWS

  • NY TIMES

  • Opening Night:
    December 6, 2012
    Closing:
    December 22, 2012

    Theater: Yale Repertory Theatre / 1120 Chapel St, New Haven, CT, 06510

    Synopsis: 

    Sarah Ruhl, one of the most celebrated and honored playwrights of her generation, returns to Yale Rep with the world premiere of Dear Elizabeth, chronicling the remarkable thirty-year friendship between two of the most celebrated and honored American poets of the 20th century: Elizabeth Bishop (Mary Beth Fisher) and Robert Lowell (Jefferson Mays). With postmarks from Maine to Key West, and as far away as London and South America, Dear Elizabeth is a lyrical and moving portrait of two lives that unfold in letters.

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  • NEW YORK TIMES REVIEW OF Dear Elizabeth

    A Stamp on the Outside, Intimacy on the Inside

    Charles Isherwood

    December 11, 2012: “I seem to spend my life missing you,” Robert Lowell wrote to Elizabeth Bishop, many years after the long and intimate friendship between these two great American poets began. In another letter he sadly observed, “We seem attached to each other by some stiff piece of wire, so that each time one moves, the other moves in another direction.”

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