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MOST BEAUTIFUL AND TRUE

REVIVAL Most beautiful and true Cesar Cipriano is Kayama in Chromolume’s production of Sondheim’s Pacific Overtures. LIn the early 1970s, Stephen Sondheim made musical history, winning the Tony Award® for Best Original Score in three consecutive years: Company in 1971, Follies in 1972, and A Little Night’s Music in 1973. Before launching another run of …

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A COMPOSER ‘IMAGINES’ BECKETT

IMAGINING BECKETT Composer Michael Roth’s 30-year journey with Samuel Beckett’s Imagination Dead Imagine More than 35 years ago, a 21-year-old composer living with his parents in Long Island had the chutzpah to imagine a collaboration with one of the most revolutionary figures in the history of English-speaking theater. And, as sometimes happens to determined dreamers, …

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JUST AS YOU’D LIKE IT

JUST AS YOU’D LIKE IT The forest of Arden comes alive at Shakespeare’s Globe in London Three qualities that make a production of William Shakespeare’s As You Like It unforgettable are a most appealing Rosalind, intriguing Jacques, and sprightly pace to move things along without feeling hurried. At Shakespeare’s Globe in London, during summer 2015, …

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INTERMISSION

INTERMISSION 15 Minutes with . . . theater artists and musicians. AMY BRENNEMAN Two interviews, from 2008 and 2013, preview Brenneman’s appearances in Top Girls for a radio taping by TheatreWorks, and the Geffen Playhouse production of Rapture, Blister, Burn. • READ BETTY BUCKLEY When Betty Buckley isn’t in a major musical, like the recent …

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THEATERTIMES | FEBRUARY 2017

FEBRUARY 2017 Click title to jump to review FOR PIANO AND HARPO by Dan Castellaneta | Falcon Theatre Relevant observations