Through July 22, 2017
What defines the Mercury production is that it is an unfortunate amalgam of other productions of this show -- farcical, campy, comedic and charming in spurts, and rarely finding the right balance or holding it for long. This production works best – works brilliantly, in fact – when it addresses the dignity and resilience of its hero Albin, played by Brian Marshall, and when it does so in song.
To see a full review of this show, read Bob Abelman's blog here.
The entire enterprise is saved and even elevated by a genuine fondness for the characters and indomitable energy for which MTC has become famous.
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's blog Rave and Pan
To see a full review of this show, read Christine Howey's review at Cleveland Scene