How Would You Handle a Brush With Genius?
New York. 1958. Noted visual artist Mark Rothko – uncompromising, volatile, brilliant – undertakes a new commission. His newly hired assistant challenges the master’s theories. This production turns Parkway Playhouse into Rothko’s studio for a thrilling bio-drama as vivid as any primary color. 

Parkway Playhouse is pleased to welcome noted television/film actor and ETSU Professor, Patrick J. Cronin to Parkway Playhouse.  (Does Patrick look familiar to you?  He has been in hundreds of television shows, films, and commercials.  Find out more information about Patrick by clicking here.

Learn more about Mark Rothko by clicking here.

Read the New York Times review of the original Broadway production by clicking here.


Saturday August 22nd, 7:30pm -Opening Night Reception to follow.

Sunday August 23rd, 3:00pm- Post Show Discussion

Friday August 28th, 7:30pm
Saturday August 29th, 7:30pm
Sunday August 30th, 3:00pm- Post Show Discussion

Friday September 4th, 7:30pm
Saturday September 5th, 7:30pm