C.S. Lewis and Sigmund Freud Off Broadway
Posted on Thursday, September 01, 2011 at 11:03 AM
- Making the leap from radio to stage, Beckett’s “All That Fall” is a delight
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- The birth of a nation at the Rep, “Juno and the Peacock”
- Simple Minds, the other great Celtic band, play New York this week (VIDEOS)
Describing a meeting with a fellow Irishman in England he wrote: 'Like all Irish people who meet in England we ended by criticisms on the invincible flippancy and dullness of the Anglo-Saxon race…'
This week Lewis is portrayed in Freud's Last Session, the new play where Lewis visits the office of the world's most famous psychoanalyst. Questions over the meaning of life, the existence of God, the nature of love - and a battle of wits ensue.
For more details and tickets click here.