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Martin McDonagh Proves Even Capital Punishment Is Fit for Comedy

Director Matthew Dunster does a masterful job conducting his lavishly talented ensemble so that each member of this motley crew is duly served.

Alfie Allen and David Threlfall in ‘Hangmen.’ Joan Marcus

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ELYSA GARDNER

Ms. Gardner has written about theater and music for The New York Times, The Village Voice, Town & Country, Time Out New York, Entertainment Weekly and other publications. She is a board member of the Drama Desk and has served on the jury for the Pulitzer Prize for drama twice, most recently as chair.

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