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It doesn’t get more whirlwind than this play. Four actors breathe life into more than 100 characters over 70 minutes — with almost constant sword fights and costume changes.

Titan Theatre Company will present “Cyrano, Cyrano” seven times at Queens Theatre from Friday, Feb. 8, through Sunday, Feb. 17. Tickets are $20.

Cyrano de Bergerac was a novelist and duelist in 17th century France, but this production is based on a play that Edmond Rostand wrote about him in 1897. It offers a slightly fictionalized main character, full of emotion and willing to risk it all for love. (The French word “panache” entered into English thanks to this work.)

With an extra adaption by Belgian playwright Jo Roets, Titan’s Cyrano is a charming French soldier who sings and writes beautiful poetry. He’s brilliant and funny, energetic and romantic, athletic and sensitive. There’s just one catch: his huge, protruding nose. It mortifies him, and he’s convinced that the lovely Roxanne will never fall for him due to his super schnoz.

So Cyrano goes incognito. He ghost writes love letters to Roxanne to help his fellow soldier, Christian de Neuvillette, win her heart. With wit and clever wordsmithing, he demonstrates the mesmerizing joy that romance can bring.

However, there’s no “happily ever after.” Cyrano steals a kiss in the dark. Christian dies on a battlefield. Roxanne realizes that she loves Cyrano, but he still denies writing the love letters. It’s a bit confusing, but highly entertaining.

The first two shows are sold out. The remaining schedule is Feb. 10 and Feb. 17 at 4 p.m. and Feb. 14-16 at 7: 30 p.m.

Tyler Moss (American Shakespeare Center, Shakespeare Forum) is the title character, while Titan newcomer Madison Hart (Houston Shakespeare, Montana Shakespeare) plays Roxanne. Greg Brostrom (“Hostages” on CBS and “Power” on Starz) and Titan veteran Andrew Garrett round out the cast. Remember: They play many parts.

Cyrano, Cyrano” is part of Titan’s ambitious tenth anniversary season. The troupe did “A Christmas Carol” in December, and it’ll present “Hamlet” in March and April. All shows are at Queens Theatre, where Titan is currently in its fifth year as the resident company.

Queens Theatre is located at 14 United Nations Ave. S. in Flushing Meadows Corona Park.

Images: Michael Pauley

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