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On Golden Pond Theatre The play that I chose to critique for my out of class performance is On Golden Pond by Ernest Thompson This particular version of the play was directed by Michael Oberfield The Company that acted in this play was not specified but the actors were mostly community veteran actors and Acting students from the local Academy of Arts The set Design was done by Russel A Thompson and costume design by Jane Bingham Being that I must say that I was not to fond of this play I will try to be as fair and just as possible in my critique I was first told this would be a comic drama play and soon found out that it was more of a drama with a bit of comedy on the side The part of Norman the main character was played by Ron Bupp Norman is an elderly old man come to Golden Pond with his wife for the sumertime His wife Ethyl is played by Jennie Hollander and their daughter Chelsea is played by Beth Elege The Family has come to Golden Pond during the summer for years now but Chelsea is getting married to Bill Ray played by John Vessels Jr and wont be able to stay with them the entire time there at the pond The first Act starts very comical yet a little on the slow side Norman and Ethel have just arrived at the house and are tidying up when there old friend and mailman Charlie Martin played by Michael Oberfield director swings by to reminisce about the many times they have visited the house on the pond A lot of thinking about the past goes on in this play a lot When Chelsea does finally arrive with her fiance and his son they communicate well and get along better than first thought Norman and Bills son ironically named Bill get along great and
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