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02-Lear-Jessica Frey-Stephen Paul Johnson

Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival
Takes on the “Enormous” King Lear

Monday, July 15th, 2013
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One of Shakespeare’s least performed works though considered one of his most powerful and complex comes alive by the talented and devoted players of this

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02-Three M l to r Charlie Francis Murphy - Kyle Nunn

“All for one and one for all!” – The Three Musketeers at HVSF

Thursday, July 11th, 2013
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It must’ve been the promise of a good sword fight that enticed the big crowd of adolescent boys with their parents in tow for a

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Romeo and Juliet-122

Shakespeare As You’ve Never Seen Him Before

Friday, July 13th, 2012
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And it’s right in the Hudson Valley, a delightful 90 minute drive, or train ride up north to Garrison, where Northern Westchester meets Putnam County.

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TC-120

Troilus and Cressida—A Little-Performed Shakespeare Work
Gets Its Due At the Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival

Thursday, July 8th, 2010
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The Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival troupe does it again. Amidst the brutal heat and humidity, they took a work traditionally known as ambiguous and difficult,

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