From Our Editors
Where some theater outfits have a mission, Rising Sun Performance Company has a manifesto. Amongst the many values it champions, the group declares the power of fostering talent, lauds a take-no-prisoners attitude, and reminds members that "no one is too good to sweep and mop the stage." That tongue-in-cheek touch perfectly captures the spirit of the Off-Off Broadway ensemble, which has received accolades for its youthful enthusiasm and camaraderie. The company's adherence to the ideals of ensemble theater and smart selections of daring dramas and offbeat comedies have made it the buttered toast of critics and audiences alike.