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Stage Review

In a world of machines, calculating the costs

Brendan McNab (Mr. Zero) and Liz Hayes (Daisy) in a scene from SpeakEasy Stage Company’s production of “Adding Machine.’’ Brendan McNab (Mr. Zero) and Liz Hayes (Daisy) in a scene from SpeakEasy Stage Company’s production of “Adding Machine.’’ (Mark L. Saperstein)
By Louise Kennedy
Globe Staff / March 17, 2010

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Elegantly stylized and wonderfully cast, SpeakEasy Stage Company’s production of “Adding Machine: A Musical’’ gives this off-Broadway hit a sterling Boston premiere. The design team, the director, and the singers all work together to make Joshua Schmidt and Jason Loewith’s musical, adapted from Elmer Rice’s 1923 play, hum along like a well-oiled theatrical machine. (Full article: 650 words)

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