Terry Morgan – Stage Raw
An old saw states that comedy is hard; a qualifying truth might well be that farce is the hardest. It requires wit, energy, sometimes broad slapstick and, above all, exquisite timing. When everything clicks, you get a masterpiece such as Noises Off. When it doesn’t, the results can be frustrating. Performed by a fine group of actors in the new Loft Ensemble production, Arthur M. Jolly’s play, The Lady Demands Satisfaction, is funny and clever. The direction, however, is too loose to give it the vitality it needs to really shine.
Now running through September 23