In speaking of his solo piece, Hadden shares: "Soon after the attack on the twin towers in 2001, I taped and transcribed 20 hours of interviews with my father. The project started as a book, an excerpt of which was published in the 2006 American Letters and Commentary. From the beginning bits of it started to appear as theater material for small audiences at bookstores and living rooms. Now, having worked and performed it again with 'We Players in San Francisco,' I offer this next phase of it to you here in the Freight Depot."
Performances will take place on Friday, Nov. 2 at 8 p.m. and Sunday, Nov. 4 at 2 p.m. in the Freight Depot Theater, behind Hubbard Hall. Admission is pay what you will, at the door, with a suggested donation of $20. Advance tickets may be purchased for $20 at www.hubbardhall.org or by calling 518-677-2495.
John Hadden is the artistic director of the Hubbard Hall Theater Company, where he was recently seen as Salieri in "Amadeus." Plays he has directed here include "Hadrian VII," "The Madwoman of Chaillot" and "The Night of the Iguana.