Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge
Sept. 25-28, 7:30 p.m. 2013
$8, Free/CofC students, faculty, and staff
Center Stage, the student-run theatre company at the College of Charleston, presents Arthur Miller's A View from the Bridge, in which longshoreman Eddie Carbone is devoted to his wife, Beatrice, and to his niece, Catherine. When Beatrice's impoverished Sicilian cousins enter the U.S. illegally in the hope of finding work, Eddie gives them a helping hand. But when Catherine and one of the cousins fall in love, Eddie's affection for his niece turns into obsession. Italian-American immigrant life in the 1950's textures this searing drama of love and revenge.