“I Want You to Want Me”
New York, NY
July 1, 2016
by Leigh Witchel
copyright © 2016 by Leigh Witchel
If “The Red Shoes” had a threesome with “A Dancer’s World” and “Vampire Lesbians of Sodom,” we might end up with “I Want You to Want Me,” Jack Ferver’s gothic horror comedy ballet. Ironically enough, it would have been better with a lot less dance in it.
Jack Ferver, Reid Bartelme, Carling Talcott-Steenstra and Barton Cowperthwaite in “I Want You to Want Me.” Photo © Paula Court.