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'Aristocrats'

Review: 'Aristocrats'

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Brian Friel's achingly beautiful 1979 play about the disintegration of Ireland's gentry, "Aristocrats," is so Chekhovian, you keep expecting his distinguished family to put down the whiskey bottle…

Review: 'The Field'

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As an Irish drama, John B. Keane's "The Field" has it all. And the Irish Rep -- giving the 1967 play its premiere in this country, where it's mostly known through Jim Sheridan's 1990 film -- never…