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When: Wednesdays-Sundays. Continues through Jan. 31 2016

Mary Zimmerman likes to adapt old stories." That's what it says in the playbill for her latest, a new stage version of Robert Louis Stevenson's Treasure Island. And it's true, to a point. She likes to take old chestnuts (Ovid's Metamorphoses, Kipling's The Jungle Book) and turn them into theater. But when I say true to a point, it understates, with true midwestern effacement, what she really does. Continue reading >>

Price: $50-$105

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