Because of overwhelming audience response, the Rep has announced that it’s extending production of “The Foreigner” an extra week. It’s the first time that’s happened in years, according to the theater’s producing artistic director, Robert Hupp.

See it, tonight through April 5, Wednesday curtain 7 p.m; Thursday, Friday, Saturday curtain 8 p.m.; Sunday curtain 2 p.m. and 7 p.m.

After the jump, read Shelle Stormoe’s glowing review of the comedy.