Relive the excitement of the Patriots’ path to their fourth Super Bowl Championship with “Pumped”, a special commemorative book from The Boston Globe. Order now.

Names

Boy bands and Shakespeare at Oberon

Top (from left): Rob Brinkmann, Anthony Masters, and Troy Bar-boza in “Sexyback: or what you will” at Oberon Monday. Left: Daisy Winner (left) and Taylor Gilroy react to the performance.

photos/Kayana Szymczak for The Globe

Top (from left): Rob Brinkmann, Anthony Masters, and Troy Bar-boza in “Sexyback: or what you will” at Oberon Monday. Left: Daisy Winner (left) and Taylor Gilroy react to the performance.

Continue reading below

Touch Performance Art, a resident company at the American Repertory Theater's Oberon, performed “Sexyback: or what you will” in front of an audience for the first time Monday night. The show, which will have a workshop performance again in July to prep for a fall run, is a mashup between boy-band hits and Shakespeare’s “Twelfth Night.” Colin Thurmond, music director and writer of the show, says he aims to have the production feel like a boy band concert. Based on what we saw of Monday’s audience, that’s exactly how it all went down.

Loading comments...

Wake up with today's top stories.

Want each day's news headlines delivered fresh to your
inbox every morning? Just connect with us
in one of the following ways:
or
Please enter a valid email
BostonGlobe.com will never post anything without asking. Privacy Policy
Subscriber Log In

You have reached the limit of 5 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
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com
Marketing image of BostonGlobe.com