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  • Ethan Hawke Starring in Shakespeare's 'Cymbeline' Movie

    Ethan Hawke will star in Michael Almereyda's modern day adaption of William Shakespeare's play "Cymbeline," with production starting Aug. 19 in New York City. Producers are Anthony Katagas for Keep Your Head Productions and Michael Benaroya, who will...
  • 7 Questions With … Wayne Knight of TV Land’s “The Exes”

     
    Newman, Dennis Nedry, the chicken-suit guy from Toy Story 2, the sweaty cop who saw up Sharon Stone's skirt in Basic Instinct … Wayne Knight has brought them all to life, carving out a particular niche for himself with characters that are off-...
  • Obama has failed the nation

    Obama has failed the nation
    President Barack Obama should be ridiculed for his failure to do what he was hired to do — create jobs and lead the country out of its present mess which has gotten worse under his watch ("A minimum step forward," July 30). Instead, he chooses...
  • Trevor Southworth directs 'All Shook Up' at Athens Theatre

     Trevor Southworth directs 'All Shook Up' at Athens Theatre
    Winner of two Drama Desk awards and a Theater World Award, "All Shook Up" brings the tunes of Elvis Presley to DeLand's Athens Theatre this Thursday, Aug. 8. The 2004 musical is loosely based on William Shakespeare's "Twelfth Night," but uses Elvis's...
  • Ed Harris to Co-Star With Ethan Hawke in 'Cymbeline'

    Ed Harris is set to join the adaptation of William Shakespeare's "Cymbeline" starring Ethan Hawke. Michael Almereyda will direct. Producers are Anthony Katagas for Keep Your Head Productions and Michael Benaroya, who will fully finance through his banner...
  • Music and masterful performances add up to 'Much Ado'

    Music and masterful performances add up to 'Much Ado'
    Annapolis Shakespeare Company's "Much Ado About Nothing" merits much ado about something — a masterfully crafted show by a young troupe under the direction of Sally Boyett-D'Angelo. Company founder and director Boyett-D'Angelo has set the Bard's...
  • 'Magic Treehouse' author visits theater as kids get free books

     'Magic Treehouse' author visits theater as kids get free books
    Mary Pope Osborne addressed more than 500 of her biggest fans — elementary schoolchildren — Friday as the Orlando Shakespeare Theater opened a new play based on her phenomenally popular "Magic Treehouse" books. Osborne has written 52 books...
  • Theater Roundabout: Shakespeare Everywhere!

    Theater Roundabout: Shakespeare Everywhere!
    It's the attack of the teen Shakespeares! The Hartford Stage Young Company presents its Breakdancing Shakespeare breakdown of the bard's Two Gentlemen of Verona through August 15 at 7 p.m. (hartfordstage.org). This is the eighth annual Breakdancing...
  • The Shakesbeer Festival Comes to Stratford This Weekend

    The Shakesbeer Festival Comes to Stratford This Weekend
    Shakesbeer Festival Sat., Aug. 17, 4 - 8 pm, the grounds of the American Shakespeare Theatre, Elm Street, Stratford.Tickets are $75. Event includes Javier Colon, beer, food and other live entertainment. With vendors as well. Ticket cost covers food...
  • The Best Of Connecticut Theater In 2013

     The Best Of Connecticut Theater In 2013
    A red-hot rocking musical as well as a heart-felt one. Two ensemble dramas that looked at the way we live with humor and rue. A pair of outstanding shows from the state’s smaller theaters. A Shakespearean horror story and an over-the-top political...
  • Paul Greenberg: Better the president shouldn't know

    The list of things this president didn't know continues to grow: He didn't know that the Internal Revenue Service had targeted conservative groups like the Tea Party for special scrutiny. He didn't know that the Justice Department was obtaining...