Stage Animal Cameri's 'Cyrano’ Has Panache Aplenty

This play about love and language is brought to life with loving care and a great lead performance by Itay Tiran.

The three human protagonists in “Cyrano de Bergerac,” the play written in 1897 by Edmond Rostand, constitute a romantic triangle at whose apex is Cyrano, a knight with a huge soul and a nose to match. The other two in the triangle are the beautiful, rich and very intelligent Roxane, a relative and childhood companion of Cyrano’s with whom he is in love, and a young, dashing...