Posts Tagged ‘Shakespeare’

May. 07 2014

Two Gentlemen, Their Mistresses, and a Dog

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

                        The Folger Theatre is presenting a fabulous production of Fiasco Theater’s Two Gents. My review for the online magazine, Monologging, is here: http://monologging.org/two-gentlemen-their-mistresses-and-a-dog/     Related posts: What’s My Line? It’s that time of year again! Comedy with an edge

May. 20 2013

Comedy with an edge

By Judith Krummeck | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

A program note for the Folger Theatre’s current production of “Twelfth Night” points out that this is the last of Shakespeare’s “romantic” or “happy” comedies, and that those that followed, like “Measure for Measure” and “All’s Well That Ends Well” are less innocent and more complicated. (To those I would add “Cymbeline,” “The Winter’s Tale” […]

Aug. 20 2012

It’s that time of year again!

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | 2 Comments

Macbeth closed yesterday & I’m feeling a bit of that post-show “crash” that comes every time a production ends. The performances went very well, we had such appreciative audiences, & the cast & crew really bonded. This was one of those experiences that reminds one why doing theater is worth all that rehearsal time, memorization, […]

Aug. 08 2012

Tomorrow and tomorrow and…

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Tomorrow is opening night! We finished tech cues for Jewish Theatre Workshop’s “Macbeth” last night, so our final dress rehearsal is this evening. It’s great fun to see everyone in costume & the weapons in this production are truly stunning, both visually & in the sense of how some characters meet their ends. Ouch! I […]

Jul. 27 2012

What’s My Line?

By Dyana Neal | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

No, really, what is it? It was in my head when I walked into rehearsal. So was the one before it, the one after it, the one… you get the idea. Where did they go? As you may have guessed, I’m doing a show this summer. For years, I did mostly opera chorus & musical […]

Feb. 22 2012

Wednesday 02/22/12 Live! At The Concertgebouw

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11:00  PM Conductor: Michael Schonwandt Mezzo-soprano: Monique Krus Orchestra: Netherlands Radio Chamber Philharmonic Visman: Serenade Ton de Leeuw: Three Shakespeare songs Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1, Winter Dreams  

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