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    Kiss and Make Up

    Noises Offhas finally been musicalized — just without actually using Michael Frayn's cracklingly brilliant script.

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    Endgame

    Director Andrei Belgrader and his expert company remember that these figures are tragic clowns, almost Chaplinesque, and give the new production the air of a nightmarish circus.

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    Improbable Frequency

    Improbable Frequencyis absolute entertainment. Although it's nominally about code-cracking in neutral Ireland in 1941, it's a silly theatrical romp.

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    Dr. Faustus

    Despite a compelling, knowing, and committed performance by Daniel Wolfe in the title role, Christopher Marlowe's play is largely ill-served by director Richard Mazda's frequently overwrought and grab-bag production.

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    The Unusual Suspects

    Unapologetic silliness — much of it quite funny — runs rampant through the musical whodunitThe Unusual Suspects.

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    North

    January in New York means slushy sidewalks, unfulfilled New Year's resolutions, and post-holiday urban malaise.

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    Trout Stanley

    Sugar has decided there's nothing to live for and is ready to end it all -- when a stranger named Trout Stanley shows up unexpectedly at her door.

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    Moonlight

    The genius of Harold Pinter is his ability to take commonplace situations and ordinary people, then warp their world with a hyper-realistic, often illogical theatricality.

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    The Right Kind of People

    This so-so show makes it fun to watch snobs get their comeuppance, but that's mild entertainment at best.