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The Shakespeare Series: The Taming of the Shrew Review

I’m a little ashamed to say that what I remember the most about The Taming of the Shrew isn’t actually the play itself, but the musical My Fair Lady. 619 more words


Session Four: Week 18


We returned to Act II Scene I today, plugging in our Petruchio, who has missed the last couple of times we’ve worked on it. We found, though, that our focus shifted to Hortensio – she has been having a difficult time finding her way into the character, and Sarah suggested that she try a different approach. 673 more words

Shakespeare In Prison

OMAN // JANUARY 2015 (Day 5)

Stuttgart, we’re back! After two wonderful performances in Oman’s capital city we’re now all back at home. Take a look at the photos for some impressions from the end of our tour to Oman … 224 more words

Tour Diary

OMAN // JANUARY 2015 (Day 4)

Day 4 was the day of our “Oman premiere” …

Alexander Jones is dancing Petrucchio on the first night. Lola Khurramova is applying his make up and – of course – the fake beard. 154 more words

Tour Diary

OMAN // JANUARY 2015 (Day 3)

Just like the days before this Friday started with beautiful sunshine. Almost all of us have been in the theatre since morning for the general rehearsal and the preparations for tonight’s performance. 152 more words

Tour Diary

OMAN // JANUARY 2015 (Day 2)

Our Hotel in the Al Khuwair district of Muscat. From the rooftop we get a terrific view: from the Gulf of Oman to the mountains of Oman! 130 more words

Tour Diary

Session Four: Week 17

Today began with a “presentation” of the Katharina/Bianca/Baptista scene at the top of Act II Scene I. Two of the three actors were off book, and they had done some brainstorming about how the scene could work on its feet. 443 more words