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Performance: “Shakespeare’s Sonnets” with the Berliner Ensemble, by Robert Wilson and Rufus Wainwright
This sure sounds fun! Robert Wilson teams up with Rufus Wainwright to do 25 selections of Shakespeare’s sonnets—in their own style, of course. The description on the website is pretty awesome: “As pallid, genderqueer dramatis personæ, the virtuosic performers smirk and sneer through expressionistic slapstick, while Wilson’s signature sculpting of time, light, and gesture evokes an absurdist dream.”

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