Big Love 2015

Opened: February 23, 2015
Closing: March 15, 2015

Big Love - 2015 - Off-Broadway History , Info & More

Signature Theatre
555 West 42nd Street New York, NY 10036

Fifty brides flee their fifty grooms and seek refuge in an Italian villa in this modern re-making of one of the world's oldest plays, The Danaids by Aeschylus. Mayhem ensues, complete with grooms in flight suits, women throwing themselves to the ground, occasional pop songs and romantic dances - even a bride falling in love. Reuniting Signature's 2007-08 Playwright-in-Residence Charles Mee with his longtime collaborator Tina Landau, Big Love is a colossal, poetic work that explores the hunger for independence, the burden of tradition, and the shape and size of love.

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Big Love has had 1 productions including Off-Broadway which opened in 2015.
Big Love has been nominated for several awards, including Outstanding Projection Design at the Drama Desk Awards for Austin Switser, Distinguished Performance Award at the Drama League Awards for Rebecca Naomi Jones, Outstanding Revival of a Broadway or Off-Broadway Play at the Drama League Awards for Charles Mee, and Outstanding Scenic Design at The Lortels for Brett J. Banakis.