'The Misanthrope': Actors need to let it rip

Alexander Stevens

The cast of the New Rep’s new production of “The Misanthrope” has mastered all the exquisite poetry of Moliere’s play. And that’s not easy. With its rhyming couplets, it can sound more like a poetry recital than a play. And with its gorgeous costumes and charming set, it looks great, too.