You can now read 10 articles in a month for free on Read as much as you want anywhere and anytime for just 99¢.

The Boston Globe


Taking ‘Pippin’ to the big top at the ART

David L. Ryan/Globe Staff

“I think I have enough respect for my own limitations,” she said the other day at the Loeb Drama Center, where the set has been rigged with silks and trapeze, the stage floor scattered with colorful oversize balls and hoops big enough to leap through. “That’s why I’m a director: I really live vicariously through other people’s daring feats.”

Loading comments...

You have reached the limit of 10 free articles in a month

Stay informed with unlimited access to Boston’s trusted news source.

  • High-quality journalism from the region’s largest newsroom
  • Convenient access across all of your devices
  • Today’s Headlines daily newsletter
  • Subscriber-only access to exclusive offers, events, contests, eBooks, and more
  • Less than 25¢ a week