Love! Valour! Compassion! | Literature Criticism Critical Review by Jeremy Gerard

This literature criticism consists of approximately 2 pages of analysis & critique of Love! Valour! Compassion!.
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Critical Review by Jeremy Gerard

SOURCE: A review of Love! Valour! Compassion!, in Variety, February 20, 1995, p. 84.

[In the following favorable review, Gerard discusses the humor and pathos in Love! Valour! Compassion!]

Terrence McNally's play arrives on Broadway with one major cast change, but otherwise, Love! Valour! Compassion! makes a smooth transition from the Manhattan Theater Club's City Center Stage I, where it opened mostly to acclaim in November, to Broadway's Walter Kerr Theater. Produced under the reduced costs/reduced ticket prices Broadway Alliance plan, the play looks like an attractive box office player and a shoo-in for all the top awards nominations.

Love is that rarity these days, a three-act play, full of humor and pathos. It's set outside New York over three summer holiday weekends at the Dutchess County dacha of choreographer Gregory (Stephen Bogardus) and his blind...

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This section contains 533 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Buy the Love! Valour! Compassion!