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Theater & art

Stage Review

Royal power plays in Gamm’s ‘Anne Boleyn’

PAWTUCKET, R.I. — After all the books and movies, what’s left to say about Anne Boleyn?

Not a whole lot, really, though British playwright Howard Brenton stirs the historical pot with gusto in “Anne Boleyn,’’ now receiving its US premiere in an energetic but scattershot production at the Gamm Theatre, directed by Rachel Walshe.

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