Muted: Stephen Frears' 'Liam' shows a weakness for the hard-used British working class.
Sights & Sounds: Big Bang Festival gave Comets on Fire a whole world to annihilate.
Bella Bellissima: The authentic flavors and artistically presented dining experience of Italy reign at Santa Cruz's Bella Napoli.
Rollicking: All the jokes work in Bay Shore Lyric Opera's version of 'La Cenerentola.'
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