Renaissance Faires and Wild West Shows Collide in the Satiric Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats
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The last date listed for Ren Faire! A Fistful of Ducats was Saturday September 1, 2012 / 8:00pm.
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Overall this play was brilliant. Very funny and clever. The only reason I am not rating it 5 stars is due to the vulgarity. I am NOT easily offended so that isn't the issue, rather it is because the naughty parts did nothing to enhance the production. The writing and acting is so good that the crudeness could be left out completely without detracting from the experience. If it could still be as funny but skip offending some wouldn't that be more desirable?
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While the story line was quite humorous and the acting itself was good-I didn't realize how crude the language and jokes would be. From the description on Goldstar, I didn't see anything like that at all, unless I missed it somewhere. A little...continued
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“Kyle Hamman’s production reaches—lunges, even—beyond the usual Factory lampoonery, evoking Mel Brooks’s genre parodies like Blazing Saddles while displaying wicked wit, satisfying comic timing, and fantastic swordplay.” -_Time Out Chicago _(four stars - Critic’s Pick)
“Lowbrow humor pairs well with high-class execution…” -The Chicago Reader
“…an 85-minute hybrid of spaghetti western and Elizabethan swordplay.”-Chicago Theater Beat (Three Stars)
_ WARNING: In Traditional Factory Tradition, this play is Traditionally raunchy … be warned! _