IAUPR I & You Highlights Performances Plot & Production Choices Analysis Essay.
1. WATCH “I and You”
2. write a brief response
Response questions to answer:
1.What were the HIGHLIGHTS?
2.What performances were particularly effective for you? Get specific.
3.What elements of the plot did you find compelling? Confusing? Get specific.
4.What production choices (set, lights, costumes, props, staging, etc) did you find particularly successful? Get specific.
5.What do you think the author – (Lauren Gunderson) wanted you to feel during the play, come away thinking about? Get specific.
About “I and You”
I and You, starring Maisie Williams (Game of Thrones) and Zach Wyatt, is a witty and uplifting portrayal of friendship, youth and living life to the full written by one of America’s most-produced playwrights. It was a box office and critical success at Hampstead Theatre where it received its UK debut in 2018.
How to watch:
For a week, Monday 23 March 10am – Sunday 29 March 10pm GMT, anyone with an Instagram account will be able to watch the full production by following @hampstead_theatre (Links to an external site.) or @lalatellsastory (Lauren Gunderson). The play will be available to view on-demand on their IGTV channels. If you don’t have an Instagram account you will need to make one to watch this free performance. You must finish watching by Sunday March 29th 6pm Eastern Standard Time.
Roxana Silbert, Artistic Director of Hampstead Theatre (Links to an external site.) said: “Like everyone in the theatre community right now, and indeed across the globe, we at Hampstead Theatre are watching these unprecedented events unfold and wondering what we can do to help.
We are an industry that seeks to bring people together and tell stories that resonate. I hope this particularly tender and funny story offers some much-needed entertainment and connection right now – thank you to Lauren Gunderson, Edward Hall, Maisie Williams, Zach Wyatt and the entire company in allowing us to share your beautiful work.”