It isn’t an exaggeration to consider Tony Kushner a magician of a sort, able to conjure hilarious, hallucinatory, deeply felt, and politically engaged theater. The Signature caps its Kushner season with this revival of his adaptation of the Pierre Corneille tragicomedy about a father who turns to a sorcerer for news of his estranged son.
Tuesdays, 7 p.m.; Wednesdays-Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Saturdays, Sundays, 2 p.m. Starts: May 17. Continues through July 17, 2011
This article from the Village Voice Archive was posted on May 11, 2011