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Titus Andronicus by Shakespeare at Frog & Peach

Tuesday, October 28th, 2014
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The Frog & Peach is presenting an exciting and powerful production of one of Shakespeare’s least produced and most tragic plays. Under Lynnea Benson’s direction,

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Lear

The Madness of King Lear

Monday, October 20th, 2014
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New York has always loved the Shakes. Between Central Park, Bryant Park, Shakespeare in the Parking Lot, and any other of the dozens of groups

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Neil McGarry as Richard Burbage

Burbage –The Man Who Made Shakespeare Famous – Intriguing Entertainment

Friday, August 15th, 2014
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Enter Burbage (Neil McGarry) Prince of Players, the greatest actor of his age, exhausted by temporary management duties while his brother Cuthbert is not on

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King Lear: Early Retirement Can Be Fatal

Monday, August 11th, 2014
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King Lear is a difficult play-long, brutal, and complex. Did I mention brutal? Intending to live out his life in accustomed luxury surrounded by filial

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Hedda Gabler: A Woman Unrestrained

Friday, June 13th, 2014
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“My intention in giving it this name was to indicate that Hedda as a personality is to be regarded rather as her father’s daughter than

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Prince Hal and King Henry IV

Shakespeare Theatre’s Henry IV, Parts 1 and 2
A Not-to-Be-Missed Theatrical Event

Tuesday, May 20th, 2014
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It’s a timeless tale. A father is looking to his son to show the maturity and responsibility needed to take over the family business. The

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Winter’s Tale – A Shakespearean Potpourri

Tuesday, March 4th, 2014
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This play? This is a weird play. Shakespeare was nearing his final days when he wrote the Winter’s Tale. After a long and illustrious—and historic,

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It’s Time for Sports to Retire “Indian” Names

Sunday, October 27th, 2013
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It’s a debate that has been raging for some time, whether the Washington Redskins should change its name, a name Native Americans find offensive. Redskins

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