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'Triumph of Love' a musical delight at Red Branch Theatre
'Triumph of Love' a musical delight at Red Branch Theatre

"Triumph of Love" has a title that prompts you to hope for the best. As it turns out, the Red Branch Theatre Company has such a confident production of this musical that it definitely lives up to its title. If long-time theatergoers in our area recognize that title, it's because the show has Baltimore roots. Based on Marivaux's 1732 French play, "Triumph of Love" was translated by James Magruder and done as a play at Center Stage in 1993. Then a musical adaptation with music by Jeffrey Stock, lyrics by Susan Birkenhead and a book by Magruder was done at Center Stage in 1997, and subsequently had a Broadway run in New York. It's nice to have the show...

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