Riccardo Hernandez

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I loves you, Porgy

So shoot me, Porgy purists. To my mind, the retooling of The Gershwins' Porgy and Bess for American Repertory Theater is compelling enough to push past quibbles.
The A.R.T. streamlines a classic
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  September 02, 2011

Review: The Seagull, The Corn Is Green

The Seagull begins with a theatrical experiment — a brief symbolist drama dreamed by young Konstantin Treplev, who's struggling toward artistic expression while endeavoring to showcase his girlfriend and impress his actress mother.
Tons of love
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  January 20, 2009

Tyrants’ tales

According to legend, Nero fiddled while Rome burned.
American Repertory Theatre’s Britannicus, Actors’ Shakespeare Project’s The Winter’s Tale
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  January 30, 2007

Rule, Britannicus?

The ruler of the mightiest nation in the world has begun to appreciate his power.
American Repertory Theatre does rare racine
By IRIS FANGER  |  January 09, 2007

Love and death

Forget star-cross’d. At the American Repertory Theatre, Romeo and Juliet are just plain cross.
Romeo and Juliet at the ART , Othello at Boston Theatre Works
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  February 22, 2006