Ending on a lighter note

General Miles Gloriosus (Carlos Vazquez Baur, center) with his soldiers and courtesans of the House of Marcus Lycus in Tri-M Productions’ A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum. Pictured are actors Jazmine Torres (from left), Miles Blitch, Avalon Perry, Baur, Alex Gallegos, and Hannah Machado. Courtesy Tri-M Productions

Pseudolus. Erronius. Hysterium.

These words aren’t entries in a farcical periodic table of the elements, although they might read that way. They’re among the descriptive character names in A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum — a Stephen Sondheim play that, as one can reasonably infer, doesn’t take itself too seriously.

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