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Theater review: ‘Freud’s Last Session’ at Mad Cow

By Elizabeth Maupin
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Steven Lane as C.S. Lewis and Terry Wells as Sigmund Freud in 'Freud's Last Session' (photo by Tom Hurst/Mad Cow Theatre)

When was the last time you heard people arguing about something important – politics, say, or religion – without raising their voices?

In the modern world, civil discourse has gone the way of the eight-track tape. But not so for the two men who debate the very existence of God in a new drama at Mad Cow Theatre.

That these two men are Sigmund Freud, the founder of psychoanalysis and a confirmed atheist, and C.S. Lewis, the famed novelist and a devout Christian, raises the stakes in Freud’s Last Session, Mark St. Germain’s two-man drama, which opened last summer off-Broadway and is still playing there.

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Robby Pigott to do cabaret at WP Playhouse

The next cabaret performer for the Winter Park Playhouse’s Spotlight Series will be Orlando singer/actor T. Robert Pigott, who will perform in the Playhouse’s lovely little lobby bar Oct. 8 and 9. Chris Leavy, the theater’s musical director, will accompany him on the piano.

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