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This Kiss Me Kate Deserves A Smooch

Monday, September 23rd, 2013
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With Kiss Me Kate, Westchester Broadway has taken on a classic of the musical theater that’s both demanding vocally and challenging in terms of dialogue.

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Theatre Washington

The 29th Annual Helen Hayes Awards:
D.C.’s Red Carpet Night

Wednesday, April 10th, 2013
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On April 8, 2013, (the evening before Art Appreciation Day-no coincidence) the 29th Annual Helen Hayes Awards were presented at the Warner Theatre in downtown

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The Taming of the Shrew

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012
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“To kill a wife with kindness.” Petruchio At a pivotal moment in the second half of Folger Theatre’s production of The Taming of the Shrew I

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The Bomb-itty of Errors

Monday, July 19th, 2010
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I’m not sure what Shakespeare would have originally thought when told that The Comedy of Errors would be presented with a hip/hop, swinging, goofy kind

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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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Merchant

What News On the Rialto? Merchant of Venice in the Park

Wednesday, June 30th, 2010
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It’s the hottest day of the year, and just beginning to sprinkle. A gray haired lady, not more than five feet tall, elbows you hard

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