Pit & Balcony In the News
“Pit & Balcony's The Diary of Anne Frank is a Powerful Telling of an Important Story”
by Dr. L. Todd Thomas
The Diary of Anne Frank by Frances Goodrich and Albert Hackett is the stage adaptation of The Diary of a Young Girl, a book compiled from three volumes of diary entries written by Anne Frank while she and her family were hiding for two years during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. Her father published these as a book in 1947, it was reprinted in English in 1952, and first presented as a stage play in 1955. The story was also produced as a movie for the first time in 1959. Pit & Balcony Theatre is producing the newest adaptation by Wendy Kesselman.
“Pit and Balcony Offers Hope Out of Despair”
by Thomas F. Cole
“Where there's hope, there's life. It fills us with fresh courage and makes us strong again.”
---Anne Frank, 6 June, 1944.
Written by Laura Izzo
Bravo to the cast and crew of Pit and Balcony's production of "The Diary of Anne Frank." It is a powerful performance of a powerful masterpiece.
A Pre-Schooler shouted, “It was magical”!
Written By Mark De Wolf-Ott
A sense of magic was in the air when Pit and Balcony opened its production of "The Lion, The Witch, and The Wardrobe" on Friday night (Dec. 1).
And So It Goes, Heaven Knows, Anything Goes
Written By Mark DeWolf-Ott
And so it goes, heaven knows