Comedians and Comics Collide in Kill Shakespeare Reading
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Contemporary slang meets 17th-century farce in The School for Lies. Adapted from Molière's The Misanthrope, playwright David Ives (Venus in Fur, All in the Timing) transforms Molière's classic into a modern satire told entirely through verse. The result is a delightfully incongruous comedy of manners that lets you peer inside the Parisian salon of Celimene, a young widow with a sharp tongue and plenty of suitors. Teresa Thuman and Ken Michels co-direct this Center Theatre production, in which a saucy siren finally meets her misanthropic match. Learn More
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Featured review from hlywdh
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Show was great! Loved the artwork, wildly creative story, and overall uniqueness of it. It was a fun reading to attend.
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I can only describe the experience as watching a live radio show, several actors playing several parts and voices, while doing their own sound effects (such as working 2 metal spatulas together to mimic sword fighting) with accompaniment by a...continued
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“Kill Shakespeare is full of dark laughs, shocking alliances, bad puns and wild violence. Like the best of Shakespeare himself…” _— _Patton Oswalt