New Thomas Edison Play Explores the “War of the Currents”

November 11, 2011 | Arts & Entertainment

“The Dangers of Electric Lighting” explores the darker side of Thomas Alva Edison, his rivals and industrial transformation. The human drama about creative genius and competition is directed by John Henry Davis, written by Ben Clawson, and commissioned by Luna Stage in Orange, NJ, not far from the Thomas Edison Laboratories in West Orange.