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'Delicate Balance' teeters slightly but always fascinates
'Delicate Balance' teeters slightly but always fascinates

The setting for Edward Albee's "A Delicate Balance" is "the living room of a large and well-appointed suburban home," and scenic designer Santo Loquasto has conjured the scene so sumptuously at Broadway's Golden Theatre that you can practically hear the tennis balls being hit at the country club down the road. Director Pam MacKinnon, who won a Tony for her staging of "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?," has paid exquisite attention to surface detail in her handsome revival starring Glenn Close and John Lithgow. But then, refined upholstery and the correct shade of paint, to say nothing of an exquisitely arranged bar, are crucial in a play about...

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