Puppet plays frequently feature violence—lots of punching and judy-ing—but they rarely go so far as to execute their protagonists. But that’s the likely end of Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theater production, The Very Sad Story of Ethel & Julius, Lovers and Spyes, which explores the life, death, and mythology of the Rosenbergs. Vit Horejs writes and directs the treasonous proceedings.
Thursdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m. Starts: Nov. 28. Continues through Dec. 14, 2008
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on November 19, 2008