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"THE CALL" AT THE SCHOOL OF THEATRE, DANCE AND PERFORMANCE STUDIES

Elle Marie Sullivan | Maryland Theatre Review

"Tanya Barfield’s “The Call” follows two couples intimately linked. One is Annie and Peter, a white heterosexual couple planning to adopt. The other is Rebecca and Drea, an African-American lesbian couple who recently married. Their friendship has survived years of struggle and heartbreak but it is about to face something more complex than it ever has. Annie and Peter are going through international adoption. Themes of guilt, identity, and culture are explored with great depth.

"Rachel Grandizio (Annie) and Theo Couloumbis (Peter) work well together. Grandizio captures the pain of a mother well. She carried her scenes along with strength and poise. Some of their scenes felt a little rushed and heavy moments didn’t always land but these students managed their work well."

Read the rest of the article at Maryland Theatre Review.

Date of Publication: 
10/5/16