Praise for Knox Grad’s Theatre Design

From: The Hollywood Reporter (Los Angeles, CA)

The Hollywood Reporter praises the set design of Knox grad Richard Hoover, ’69, in its review of “Mad Forest” by Caryl Churchill, playing March 16-May 4 at the Open Fist Theatre in Los Angeles: “Inspired by the 1989 fall of Romania’s CeauÅŸescu regime and written in the heat of the aftermath, this panoramic epic of a people in turmoil remains pertinent and incisive… [Director] Marya Mazor orchestrates its intricacies with unflagging forward energy and clarity, assisted in particular by the sinuous scenic design of the peerless Richard Hoover, who manages to suggest an aptly stolid architectural rigidity while permitting limitless flexibility of movement for the actors in history’s pageant…” Read more…