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The Real Thing
Broadway, American Airlines Theatre, Roundabout Theatre Company

Reviewed by Regina Robbins

BOTTOM LINE: It’s Tom Stoppard, which means it’s smart and funny, and you get the added bonus of seeing a movie star who can actually act!

Broadway is quite fond of Tom Stoppard, who enjoys the unique position among living playwrights of being able to write serious, cerebral dramas that nevertheless are promoted as crowd-pleasers. New York particularly loves The Real Thing. Now, thanks to the Roundabout, it’s back again with perhaps its most star-studded cast ever....

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Featured Artist

TRAVIS BOATRIGHT

Busy costume designer Travis Boatright has a lot going on these days. You can see her work in the upcoming musical Royal Fables, presented by Libra Theater Company at the Access Theatre starting October 30th. We learned about her background, her influences, her love of Disney princesses, and her (somewhat incongruous) tendency to work with blood and gore.

Read the Theasy interview with Travis here!