'Carnage' a Carnival of Bad Behavior
U-T San Diego -- Comedy or no, “God of Carnage” is a play with a reputation for putting actors through the wringer. The original Broadway cast featured Jeff Daniels, Marcia Gay Harden, James Gandolfini and Hope Davis; director Roman Polanski’s movie adaptation, “Carnage,” came out last year with Jodie Foster, John C. Reilly, Kate Winslet and Christoph Waltz as the leads.
The local production (which is one of many going up around the country and world of late) brings in four actors with both Broadway and previous Globe credits. Three of them also happen to be graduates of the joint Old Globe/University of San Diego graduate acting program, which Seer directs. (Full Story)