October 22, 2014
“Bonnie and Clyde” Opens Up with Both Barrels
Bank robbers, murderers, lovers, Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow terrorized and fascinated Depression-Era America; now they fascinate again in a musical opening at Cornish.
At first it seems really strange — then it hits you: what a great idea for a musical. Take an antiheroic, larger-than-life couple who display a shocking confusion of sex with violence, place them in a story that ends in a hail of bullets, and you’ve got…