Promethean’s scrappy and searing ‘Caucasian Chalk Circle’

“Terrible is the temptation to do good.” This warning, bellowed out by the clear-voiced narrator (Carey Davenport) in Promethean Theatre’s scrappy and searing new production featuring folksy original music by Matt Kahler, serves as the moral dilemma in Bertolt Brecht’s 1944 parable, Caucasian Chalk Circle. In his masterwork, Brecht makes the case that blood has… Read More Promethean’s scrappy and searing ‘Caucasian Chalk Circle’