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One, two punch Richard Bean’s “One Man, Two Guvnors” smooch to British comedy was described by New York Times theater critic, Ben Brantley, thusly: “The forms this madness takes are as rowdy as the Three Stooges and as light-footed as Fred Astaire.” The Lyric Stage Company of Boston presents the play based on Carlo Goldoni’s 18th-century Italian farce, “The Servant of Two Masters.” Sept. 6 at 8 p.m. (through Oct. 12). $25-$65, $10 senior discount. The Lyric Stage, 140 Clarendon St., Boston. 617-585-5678.

Wilder and Wilder New Jersey suburbanites George and Maggie Antrobus have been married for 5,000 years and have also survived floods, locusts, fire, and pestilence. Thornton Wilder completed his Pulitzer-winning satire, “The Skin of Our Teeth,” less than a month after

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