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Matthew Hager (left) and Roman Pearah star as Cliton and Dorante (photo by Jonathan Young)

Roman Pearah and Matthew Hager Are Hilarious as the Title Character and His Mark in “The Liar”

Deep Dish Theater Company’s current presentation of The Liar, adapted by David Ives from the 1644 comedy Le Menteur by 17th century French playwright Pierre Corneille (1606-84), is — in turn — based on La verdad sospechosa (1634) by Spanish dramatist Juan Ruiz de Alarcón (c. 1580-1639). A comic masterpiece that was not acceptable by… Read More ›