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Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2008

Tonight @ the Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 7:30 PM

Seeking a respite from gloomy, war-torn post-World War I England—not to mention their obtuse husbands—four women rent a gorgeous villa on the Italian Riviera and enjoy each other’s friendship during a dreamy month-long vacation in the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s current production of . . .
Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2008

Theater Reviews

The Rep’s new production of Enchanted April is not the gossamer offering the title implies. Banking its ample charm in a production rich in slight-of-hand comedy, Matthew Barber’s 2003 play is an adaptation of a 1922 novel that echoes the disruption and monotony constituting women’s lives after World War I. He takes an even-keeled, lighthearted view of the boredom that two English housewives claim to experience as a result of the ongoing tediousness of the “surety of the routine.” The women place an ad in The Times of London for two more ladies to share the month of April in a secluded villa among the “wisteria and sunshine” of the Italian Riviera. The mismatched foursome discover that some miscommunication and uneven objectives have tagged along on their sojourn . . .
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2008

Tonight @ the Milwaukee Repertory Theater - 7:30 PM

Seeking a respite from gloomy, war-torn post-World War I England—not to mention their obtuse husbands—four women rent a gorgeous villa on the Italian Riviera and enjoy a dreamy month-long vacation in the Milwaukee Repertory Theater’s latest production, Enchanted April. The company presents this uplifting play tonight at . . .
Saturday, Feb. 9, 2008

Tonight @ the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre - 8:00 PM

Seeking a respite from gloomy, war-torn post-World War I England—not to mention their obtuse husbands—four women rent a gorgeous villa on the Italian Riviera and enjoy a dreamy month-long vacation in the Milwaukee Repertory Theatre’s latest production, Enchanted April. The company presents this uplifting play tonight . . .

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