Ferenc Molnar's The Swan, a bittersweet love story about a young princess who defies her role in her family's attempt to regain its royal title, continues at Pacific Resident Theatre through Dec. 5, directed by Howard Shangraw. Frank Castrina and Jill Christensen are the producers.Molnar, the first Hungarian playwright to achieve international acclaim (Lilliom), sheds light on the nature of love and the responsibility of royalty as the princess and her family become enmeshed in a world of passion and intrigue.
The Pacific Resident Theatre is located at 703 Venice Blvd. Tickets are $20-$22, with senior and student discounts. For reservations and information call (3120) 822-8392.
-- By Willard Manus
Southern California Correspondent