Petrushka at ArtsEmerson

2011 Best Theater, Production

Master puppeteer Basil Twist’s adaptation of Stravinsky’s ballet about a tragic love triangle among a clown, a ballerina, and a Moor managed to convey humanity and grace in the movement of Japanese-style marionettes. One compact hour long, it begged for repeat viewings from both kids and adults. Unique productions like this during ArtsEmerson’s inaugural season have proven that this organization should be central to Boston arts for years to come.

Most Viewed Winners of Arts & Entertainment

  • Boston Book Festival, 2015 Best Literary Series