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Pascal Rambert
With Kate Moran
and Jim Fletcher

Love’s End

Wednesday–Saturday, October 10–13
at 8pm

Abrons Arts Center

Co-presented with Abrons Arts Center

Le Monde

In the English language premiere of director Pascal Rambert’s Love’s End (Clôture de l’amour), performers Kate Moran (Einstein on the Beach) and Jim Fletcher (Elevator Repair Service’s Gatz) portray a couple in the grips of a broken relationship.

An intense and raw investigation into the nature and purpose of human relationships.

In English

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Post-performance talk with Pascal Rambert, Kate Moran & Jim Fletcher

Moderated by Emmanuelle Ertel, Associate Professor at the Department of French at NYU & Director of the M.A. in Literary Translation: French to English


Recent Buzz & Reviews

Les inRockuptibles
With this stunning 2012 edition, Crossing the Line deserves to have an alter ego in France that is able to return the compliment to the talent of young American artists.
Scènes: Manhattan transfert
Patrick Sourd, November 7, 2012

The Dance Enthusiast
Phenomenal performances from Jim Fletcher and Kate Moran. Brave and daring writing and direction from Pascal Rambert
Impressions of: Love's End
Cory Nakasue, October 19, 2012

Stage and Cinema
Off-Off-Broadway Theater Review: LOVE’S END (Abrons Arts Center),A Poetic Breakup
Sarah Taylor Ellis, October 19, 2012

New York Theater Review
Victoria Teague on "Love’s End" as presented with The French Institute Alliance Francaise’s Crossing the Line 2012
Victoria Teague, October 16, 2012

Time Out New York
Four out of five stars! “Love's End drives us through irritation to fascinated suspension and even a creepy, rubber-necking excitement. Its rewards are intriguing…There's glamour, true glamour, in two such tremendous actors being matched so perfectly.
Love's End

Helen Shaw, October 12, 2012

Love's End, le language guerrier de l'amour
October 9, 2012

Untapped New York
Your Week Untapped: Best Events for October 8-14
Laura Itzkowitz, October 8, 2012

The Lo-Down
Pascal Rambert’s “Love’s End” Comes to Abrons
Robin Schatell, October 8, 2012

French Morning
“Love’s End” de Pascal Rambert sur les planches
Matthias Keil, October 4, 2012

France Culture
Radio Broadcast, Spectacle Vivant : Dom Juan ou le
Festin de Pierre et Une 

(In French. Crossing the Line 2012 coverage
begins at 54:50)
October 4, 2012

The Village Voice
Pascal Rambert Offers You Some Invective
October 3, 2012

Kate Moran, Jim Fletcher to Star in American Premiere of Love's End
Bethany Rickwald, Sept 24, 2012

New York Post
Drunks & stunts enliven fest
Elisabeth Vincentelli , Sept 18, 2012

The Huffington Post
'Crossing The Line': A Dialogue With The Curators For The 2012 New York City Festival (PHOTOS, INTERVIEW)
Hallie Sekoff, September 14, 2012

Paris New York TV
Crossing the Line, le festival osé du Fiaf c’est maintenant
Anaïs Digonnet, September 14, 2012


Ticket Info

Advanced $20
Day-of $30

Venue Info

Abrons Arts Center
466 Grand Street
New York, NY 10002
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With the support of the French-American Fund for Contemporary Theater, a Program of FACE

Images: Pascal Rambert © Pascal Rambert; Kate Moran © Sybille Walter

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