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Confirmed bachelor Benedick returns from war only to find himself caught up in another battle: a war of wits and words with the acid-tongued, headstrong Beatrice. Meanwhile, Claudio is head over heels for Hero, the governor's daughter, if the treacherous Don John doesn't ruin everything first.
Broads’ Word Theatre sets Shakespeare’s Taming of the Shrew in a BDSM dungeon, where an all-female cast investigates the dynamics of power and submission with a modern fearlessness. Part of the 2015 Hollywood Fringe Festival - Lounge Theatre, 6201 Santa Monica Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90038.
Derived from Shakespeare's fantasy, The Tempest, this freshly conceived reconstruction is a potent confection of physical theater and verbal gymnastics — a father-daughter story for the ages that explores the power of love and forgiveness. Begins February 20 at the Odyssey Theatre.
A new production of Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” is set to open at the UCLA School of Theater, Film and Television. Directed by Visiting Associate Professor Ellen Lauren, co-artistic director of New York’s SITI Company, the play features Dept. of Theater graduate acting students.