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Lies to the Heart: The Power of Words in Othello

The Philadelphia Shakespeare Theatre

5
In the Philadelphia Shakespeare Theater’s program notes, dramaturg Annalisa Castaldo notes that in Othello, the power of language plays...
 
 
The Two Self-Absorbed Men of '91

Chesapeake Shakespeare Company

3
Patrick Kilpatrick has been pondering The Two Gentlemen of Verona since he first read it. That was in 1993,...
 
 
Erindale's Midsummer Night Chases Winter Away

University of Toronto at Mississauga

5
When attending a given performance requires a forty-five minute subway trip followed by an hour-long bus ride, with the...
 
 
Macbeth Express

Titian Repertory Theatre Company

4
A play like Macbeth is notoriously hard to do in an original way, but Titian Theatre makes their attempt...
 
 
A Winter's Tale is Theirs to Tell

People's Light & Theatre Company

5
For the People's Light and Theater Company, The Winter's Tale does not begin onstage but literally in winter. Outside,...
 
 
Cauldrons Bubble...In A Guildford Church

Guildford Shakespeare Company

4
Guildford Shakespeare Company’s Macbeth tells a story, and it tells that story very well. There is no ‘concept’ foisted...
 
 
ASC Proves This Henry Is a Willie, and a John, too

American Shakespeare Center

4
If ever there's a limit to the merits of original practice in Shakespearean theater—actors using only cue scripts, mounting...
 
 
How to Ruin Macbeth (Intentionally)

University of Toronto at Mississauga

5
The very name ‘Shakespeare’ comes haloed with a certain gravitas, even when considering his comedies: the Great Playwright, the...
 
 
The Courting Saves a Play Courting Disaster

Folger Theatre

3
If you can sit patiently through Robert Richmond's cut-and-pasted Henry V at the Folger, near the end you will...
 
 
Passing on the Baton of Despotism, One Republic to Another

American Shakespeare Center

5
I saw a bumper sticker on a car recently that said, "It's not about the right and left, it's...
 
 
 
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