How can you go wrong with a tale that begins with the immortal line "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times..." and concludes with the sublime "It is a far, far better thing I do than I have ever done before..."? These foolproof sentiments, which bookend Charles Dickens' novel A Tale of Two Cities, are the very stuff of drama, and they are persuasively rendered in the current St. Louis Shakespeare adaptation of Dickens' ever-popular saga of status and revolution. It's what comes in between the bookends that... More >>>