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A surreal comedy from Dramatic Rep

Life is in upheaval for these four friends, and all of them will need to go deep to make sense of things in Swimming in the Shallows , a comedy with a touch of the surreal, by Adam Bock.
Fins to the left, fins to the right
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  April 20, 2013

A cautionary tale from 18th-century France

Though there's no hard evidence that Marie Antoinette actually uttered "Let them eat cake," she remains a larger-than-life symbol of ruling-class decadence and a culture of gaping wealth disparity.
Honoring the masses
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  May 18, 2012

Drink up!

Santaland gets to the dark heart of Christmas
Santaland gets to the dark heart of Christmas
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  December 10, 2008

Bunny babies

It seems that mild young Mary Toft, in a twist on the old idiom, is birthing like a bunny.
 Plenty of rabbits, but little gimmickry
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  December 13, 2006