Two Gentlemen of Verona: Tony-Winning Shakespeare Musical
* Additional fees apply.
All offers for Two Gentlemen of Verona have expired.
The last date listed for Two Gentlemen of Verona was Saturday April 20, 2013 / 8:00pm.
Most Popular Theater Event Nearby:
- Full Price:
- Our Price:
In this Pulitzer Prize and Tony Award-winning drama set in the Bronx in 1964, Sister Aloysius, the principal of a Catholic school in the borough, takes matters into her own hands when she suspects that young newcomer Father Flynn has sexually abused the school's only black student. As she wrestles with her doubts, she questions an idealistic young nun and the mother of the alleged victim, perhaps changing them forever. The 2008 film adaptation, starring Meryl Streep, Amy Adams, Viola Davis and Philip Seymour Hoffman, earned Oscar nominations for all four actors. This gripping drama about suspicion, scandal and the elusiveness of moral certainty stars Karen MacDonald. Learn More
Reviews & Ratings
Featured review from Jessica Mink
view more less of this review
This was an escape from the present into a 2013 take on a 1970's (post-Hair) musical adaptation of a 1690's play. The acting, singing, costumes, and set were better than the songs themselves. Despite the fact that this musical beat "Grease" for the best musical Tony, the lyrics are just not that memorable. I loved the costumes, though, especially on the female chorus, which were psychedelic but more 21st century than 20th. Lorin Zackular, as the Soprano of Love, totally filled the house with her operatic voice, and Lanea Ritrovato and Anna Harissis as betrayed Julia and her BFF Lucetta were totally lovable. And then there was Peanut, playing Crab, the reluctant dog...