Voice Choices

The Testament of Mary

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Mary doesn’t speak much in the gospels. A question at the annunciation, a polite request at Cana. Isn’t it time she had a few more lines? Novelist and playwright Colm Tóibín obliges, supplying a monologue for the queen of heaven (the regal Fiona Shaw) that allows her to speak in her own voice–anguished, indignant, probing.

Tuesdays, Thursdays, 7 p.m.; Wednesdays, Saturdays, 2 p.m.; Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays, 3 p.m. Starts: March 26. Continues through May 5, 2013