The Tempest -- Shakespeare's Romantic Tragicomedy
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The last date listed for The Tempest was Tuesday December 23, 2014 / 2:00pm.
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Featured review from Elizabeth B.Red Velvet
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The set was well done and several of the leads were quite good. But some of the cast either had issues with the blocking or didn't realize how much the set choices would limit vocal projection, and there were scenes that were difficult to hear. We had orchestra seats at center stage, and so overall were pleased with the experience.
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I liked it, with 2 exceptions: I was expecting more of a production in the first scene (the shipwreck) than they staged. It was a lot of strobe lights, sound effects, and trapdoor action. I didn't care for the "songs," which I found tuneless. ...continued
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Recipient of the 2012 Regional Theatre Tony Award, DC’s Shakespeare Theatre Company has dedicated itself to becoming the nation’s premier classic theatre. By focusing on works with profound themes, complex characters and heightened language written by Shakespeare, his contemporaries and those playwrights he influenced, the Shakespeare Theatre Company’s artistic mission is unique among regional theatres: to bring to vibrant life groundbreaking, thought-provoking and eminently accessible classic theatre in a uniquely American style.