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Love's labors: ASP visits Two Gentlemen

I have never seen a production of Two Gentlemen of Verona , and now I know why.

By CAROLYN CLAY  |  December 21, 2012
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Commonwealth Shakespeare Company takes on Coriolanus

The man of the hour is running for high office, and he has the support of the party faithful and the moneyed interests, but before he can claim victory, he must ingratiate himself with the unwashed masses, even as rival interests conspire to blacken his
The body politic
By JEFFREY GANTZ  |  August 10, 2012
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Monmouth’s Henry IV is stunning

Shakespeare's Henry IV is considered one of his "histories," as it enacts actual acts and battles of the British king who deposed Richard II.
No Shallow Hal
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  August 03, 2012
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Fenix Theatre face the challenges of the Scottish play

Theater's al fresco season is upon us, and once again the Fenix Theatre Company regales us with a Shakespeare classic as we nestle against a hillside in Deering Oaks Park.
They dare do all
By MEGAN GRUMBLING  |  July 27, 2012
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Review: Anonymous

For most folks, if Shakespeare didn't write those plays, it wouldn't be the end of the world. Nor does it seem a likely topic for Roland Emmerich, whose films usually are about the end of the world.
Absurd entertainment
By PETER KEOUGH  |  October 28, 2011
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Tina Packer tackles Molly Ivins

Red Hot Patriot is the work of twin-sister journalists Margaret and Allison Engel, the former the head of the Alicia Patterson Foundation, which awards journalism fellowships, the latter communications director for the University of Southern California
Patriot game
By CAROLYN CLAY  |  August 26, 2011