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Dibbledance returns to Shakespeare & Co with "Shoes On, Shoes Off" Aug. 31

Master Choreographer Susan Dibble, a Founding Company Member of Shakespeare & Company brings her newest production Dibbledance: Shoes On, Shoes Off to the Tina Packer Playhouse for a special ONE NIGHT ONLY performance Sunday, August 31st at 7:30pm. 802 more words


Review: Henry IV, Parts I and II (condensed) at Shakespeare & Company

Jonathan Epstein condenses Henry IV, Parts I and II into one whirlwind evening
Theatre Review by Gail M. Burns

Shakespeare’s two history plays purporting to be about King Henry IV of England (1367-1413 CE) are actually about the coming of age of his son, the future King Henry V (1386-1422 CE). 1,476 more words


Behind the scenes with Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at Shakespeare & Company

Matthew Penn sums it up

Matthew Penn has been thinking about this comedy for a long time, and summed it up nicely in a S&co news release: “So Durang brings three adult siblings together who battle the jagged issues that have kept them apart for years. 2,152 more words


What's your story......RENT

What is the first show you remember seeing and who took you?

RENT on Broadway and a friend of the family named Shawn and my parents. 262 more words


Jonathan Epstein adapts, directs and stars in Shakespeare's Henry IV Aug 2-31

A sweeping spectacle of bawdy buffoonery and bloody rebellion, director Jonathan Epstein’s razor sharp and condensed adaptation of Henry IV delivers both parts in one dynamic evening of theatre. 1,926 more words


Women of Will -- Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival

Book my trip to Lenox, Massachusetts. After seeing, and hearing, the magic Tina Packer, can conjure using primarily language, movement, and attitude, I want to see anything theatrical in which she has a hand, including her work at the seasonal Shakespeare & Company repertory she founded in the Berkshires decades ago. 1,181 more words

Theater Reviews

Shakespeare & Co - a simpler "Romeo and Juliet" set in the sylvan glades at The Mount

Shakespeare & Company’s Romeo and Juliet in the Dell at The Mount
Theatre Review by Gail M. Burns

Nostalgia sweeps over me as I sit in The Dell, one of many sylvan glades on the campus of The Mount, and watch six actors present a lively and stirring pared down version of Shakespeare’s… 958 more words