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“La Dispute Ultimately Sweet” – Austin American-Statesman

‘LA DISPUTE’ ULTIMATELY SWEET

In a new translation of Pierre Marivaux’s “La Dispute,” the qualities of basic human nature are explored with all the subtlety of “Laguna Beach.”
A prince and lady dispute over which gender was the first to break lovers’ vows and cheat. Fortunately, two boys and two girls have been raised as if each were the only child on the planet. Now that they’ve been introduced, the audience can watch the innocence of Eden fade away.
In Capital T Theatre’s production, the framing device could easily be discarded. After a …