Theater Review: Is The May Queen an Indictment of the Male Gaze or an Apologia for a Stalker?
December 8, 2016 at 9:19AM
The May Queen★★★
Through Dec. 11
PlayMakers Repertory Company, Chapel Hill Molly Smith Metzler surely intended her play The May Queen as more than an apologia for a stalker, but it’s hard to leave the current production at PlayMakers Repertory Company without the nagging sense that her critique of an annual, real-world rite of spring in a small New York State town, and of the social pecking order found in high schools everywhere, has somehow lost its way.