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Review: CTC's minimalist Romeo and Juliet
Ah, young love. So sweet, so unguarded, so unwise. Parents can caution the younger of their teenagers all they want, but William Shakespeare has undermined their efforts by promoting the blissful aspect in Romeo and Juliet . Yes, it's a tragedy and the
An amusing tragedy
| February 25, 2011
Review: Letters To Juliet
After tugging at our heartstrings in Dear John , Amanda Seyfried once again takes on the role of a do-gooder infatuated with letter writing.
'Tis torture, and not mercy
| May 14, 2010
Brilliant and infuriating
Shakespeare didn’t slow dance when he wrote Romeo and Juliet — he went for the essence of impetuous young love like a brisk waltz.
The Gamm’s conflicted Romeo and Juliet
| October 30, 2009
Still feeling pretty
It's hard to not be charmed by a production of West Side Story that doesn't get in the way of its heartfelt, bittersweet romance. The current production by Center Stage, in West Kingston through July 26, not only lets the youthful idealism pour throu
Timeless romance in West Side Story
| July 17, 2009
Review: Away We Go
Dave Eggers and Vendela Vida had a baby last December, their second, and congratulations for that. But not for this self-righteous, pseudo-hip, cutesy-wootsy, cringe-inducing screed.
Sam Mendes furthers his descent
| June 12, 2009
Romeo & Juliet, On Motifs of Shakespeare is less of a statement than a supposition: what if we did it a different way?
Mark Morris’s Romeo & Juliet ; Lar Lubovitch at the Pillow
MARCIA B. SIEGEL
| July 08, 2008
At long last love?
Boston Ballet has been playing the Romeo and Juliet dating game for almost 25 years now.
Boston Ballet hitches up with John Cranko’s Romeo & Juliet
| February 20, 2008
Excellent Italian interview
Steve Albini is a pretty nerdy guy.
Steve Albini speaks
| October 23, 2007
The Williamstown Theatre Festival revival of Emlyn Williams’s The Corn Is Green marks the first time this play has been trotted out in years.
The Corn Is Green at Williamstown; Romeo and Juliet at the Publick
| August 07, 2007
Most travel guides are little more than lists of colorless places in which to waste your money and sanitized tourist traps in which to waste your time.
Traveling with architecture
| April 10, 2007
Lost + in love
Romeo and Juliet , staged by the Players’ Ring in Portsmouth, NH, disdains gimmicks and revels in Shakespeare’s language and the vicissitudes of the human voice.
Romeo and Juliet fall, but where?
| June 21, 2006
Kenneth MacMillan’s Manon is Romeo and Juliet ’s ugly stepsister.
The Royal Ballet’s Manon
| June 21, 2006
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
| February 22, 2006
You’ve heard of star-crossed lovers, but how about star-crossed productions?
Mickey Solis’s big Shakespeare adventure
| January 25, 2006
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