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"Lovers' Quarrels"
14 ratings
4.6 average rating
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57 events
44 reviews
2 stars
attended Apr 11 2014

Nice intimate theater, enthusiastic performances, fun night

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178 events
155 reviews
5 stars
attended Apr 19 2014

Imaginary Beasts do it again. Superb story-telling, great costumes and more balls than you can shake a stick at. Great fun.

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41 events
30 reviews
12 stars
attended Apr 16 2014

I was interested to see a production of a Moliere play I had not heard of before, especially since it was done in a modified commedia del arte style: the cast was put through its physical paces. The Richard Wilbur translation was also fun to hear....continued

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Quotes & Highlights

  • “…this is the most charming ensemble in town, and their efforts are far closer to the spirit of true commedia, I think, than much of what we’ve seen lately on larger stages.” —The Hub Review
  • “They handle the featherweight verse like jugglers, keeping it aloft even as they are turning somersaults.” —Boston Arts Review
  • “…imaginary beasts fling open their toy box and let the playthings rule in their sizzling production of Molière’s 1656 comedy Lovers’ Quarrels.” —EDGE Boston
  • “… an intricately woven ensemble piece” —"The White Rhino Report
  • “:http://whiterhinoreport.blogspot.com/2014/04/spring-has-sprung-in-boston-imaginary.html
  • “It’s an enormously fun production and exactly the kind of show needed in grim, March weather.” —The New England Theater Geek

Description

This performance is approximately two hours with one 10-minute intermission.

Mariah Carey <em>Holiday Pops</em> <em>A Christmas Celtic Sojourn</em> <em>Amadeus</em> Blue Man Group Boston Tony Williams' <em>Urban Nutcracker</em> <em>Return of the Winemaker</em> <em>A Christmas Carol</em> New England Auto Show Cocoa & Carols Cruise