Written and directed by Ruben Östlund
AMC Boston Common, Boston
Kendall Square Cinema, Cambridge, MA
A dark satire on power and social relationships, winner of the 2022 Palme d’Or at Cannes.
Reviewed by Tim Jackson
by Lauren Gunderson
Directed by Debra Wise
Central Square Theater
Central Square, Cambridge, MA
September 22 – October 23, 2022
An excellent production of a very good play, set in the mid-nineteenth century, about Ada Lovelace, frequently regarded as the inventor of computer programming, and Charles Babbage who envisioned and designed the first computer.
by William Shakespeare
Directed by Megan Sandberg-Zakian
Commonwealth Shakespeare Company
July 20 – August 7, 2022
A lively and entertaining interpretation of the comedy about love, with a woman playing a female version of Benedick, Beatrice’s oppositional paramour.
Juliane Gardner: vocals
Chris Poulin: guitar, vocals
Surry Arts at the Barn
July 8, 2022
A wonderfully smoky, jazzy, vocal duo with guitar accompaniment, doing lots of originals.
Morgan Bay Zendo
July 10, 2022
An intimate and heartwarming rendition of traditional and original tunes, with fabulous fiddling, singing, and playing by the amazingly upbeat and captivating Gawler tribe.