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Three Supremes

Truth or Dare? The Justices Decide

Wednesday, May 15th, 2013
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Coriolanus, aka Caius Martius, was a complex character, a soldier who fought for Rome against neighboring Volsci and was declared a hero. His disdain for

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Cast of Twelfth Night

Twelfth Night: Folger Theatre’s Take
On the Classic Gender Bender

Tuesday, May 7th, 2013
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If music be the food of love play on. Twelfth Night directed by Robert Richmond, and playing at the Folger Theatre through June 9th, opens

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Mark This: Living Dead in Denmark Had Me Seeing Red

Thursday, April 11th, 2013
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“To be or not to be… What a stupid question.” The first thing you should know about Living Dead In Denmark, is that there’s an

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The Czechoslovak-American Marionette Theatre – Evolving Tradition

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013
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Do you get attached to particular puppets? I asked. “I admit my sentimental favorite is the antique devil marionette my mother sent me. I try

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acquistions night

Acquisitions Night at the Folger Shakespeare Library

Saturday, February 23rd, 2013
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On February 21st, 6:30 p.m. the doors were opened to the main hall to welcome guests to one of two of the Folger Shakespeare Library’s

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Warm Bodies – Won’t You Be My Zombie Valentine?

Friday, February 1st, 2013
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Why can’t I connect with anyone?…Oh Wait I’m dead. R, the Lurching, Brain Eating Romantic lead of Warm Bodies Zombies are in right now. There’s

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I MALVOLIO opening Matthew Andrews

I, Malvolio – Virtuoso Theater

Sunday, January 13th, 2013
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Even in utter stillness, Tim Crouch owns the almost bare stage. His presence is compelling. For the next hour, he will charm, amuse, goad, and

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Trio Macbeth

Tom Gualtieri’s Macbeth – That Play

Saturday, October 27th, 2012
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This is the third play I have reviewed this year in which a single actor plays at least two major roles and up to 20

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