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Shakespeare Theatre Company Private Lives

By • Jun 12th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The play is light-hearted; you’ll likely find yourself laughing at almost every line, especially in a production as on target as this one.

Shakespeare Theatre Company The Importance of Being Earnest

By • Jan 29th, 2014 • Category: Reviews

The Shakespeare Theatre Company’s production of Earnest meets many of the hurdles, though it takes a bit of time to warm up to them.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Man in a Case

By • Dec 8th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

If you desire something different this Holiday season, then dip your toes into this. It isn’t here long.

Shakespeare Theatre Company A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum

By • Dec 5th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

Productions as good as this one belong on any stage, any time.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Mies Julie

By • Nov 18th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

For those with a taste for the raw power of live theater, and who don’t require a happy ending to be satisfied, Mies Julie by South African writer/director Yael Farbe is a work of art.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Measure for Measure

By • Sep 26th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

The production is full of well-realized character roles, and the technical side of the production lives up to the Shakespeare Theatre’s typically high standards.

Shakespeare Theatre Company The Winter’s Tale

By • May 28th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

This exquisitely complex production is what theatre should be: Spectacle that also tells a story and conveys a sense of wonder.

Shakespeare Theatre Company Wallenstein

By • Apr 19th, 2013 • Category: Reviews

The play is not a military history lesson; as Dead Wallenstein says to begin the show, “Forget the 30 Years’ War.” The conflict that matters is in the minds of the characters.

The National Theatre of Scotland; Shakespeare Theatre Company Black Watch

By • Sep 24th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Black Watch is a harrowing, disturbing, and ultimately enthralling piece that will make you question many of your world views, yet reaffirm your faith in the indomitable human spirit.

Shakespeare Theatre Company The Merry Wives of Windsor

By • Jun 19th, 2012 • Category: Reviews

Altogether, The Merry Wives of Windsor is superior theatre. Go see it; it’s better than TV.