Is any other school system in Massachusetts (other than Boston), the subject of more page one Boston Globe articles than Newton? Today, Ellen Ishkanian dives into the controversial production of “Thoroughly Modern Millie” (Village 14 posts here and here) at Newton North.
At a community meeting in Newton Monday night, the theater director apologized. “I’m sorry, I am so, so sorry you are feeling the anger you are feeling,” said Adam Brown, director of Theatre Ink, which staged the play over the weekend. “We blew it. I’m sorry.”