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Legend has it Shakespeare expired from a fever after a night of drinking. Raise your glass with the mysterious Bard of Avon on his "last night out" as he defends his authorship against doubting "canker blossoms" through a series of rowdy songs. From the multi-award winning Orgasmico Theatre Company.
The Devil himself takes the stage to mount his defense and prove who’s really to blame for the state of the world today. God, Satan, someone else…? All using words and sayings attributed to him by History’s greatest writers: Goethe, Marlowe, Byron, Punch & Judy. A one act puppet soliloquy.
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.
A new production of Shakespeare’s "A Midsummer Night’s Dream" places the popular comedy in early 1930s California, harkening to a time when thousands migrated from the Dust Bowl states to find a new life. Ellen Lauren, co-artistic director of NYC’s SITI Company, directs.
Twelfth Night is a professional production directed by one-time Royal Shakespeare Company member Kenneth Sabberton. “The Great Los Angeles Air Raid” in 1942 at the height of WW2 and alien-invasion hysteria provides a rich context to thrust upon Shakespeare’s charming twins Viola and Sebastian.
From drunken revelry to the bloody battlefield, this gripping tale of fathers and sons remains one of Shakespeare’s most exciting histories, and this lean, muscular version dives deep into the heart of that timeless question: What does it mean to become a Man?
How should a nation choose its leaders? What happens when it insulates itself from the citizens it serves? What are justice and revenge? Theatricum sets Shakespeare's tragedy in the future, a bloody tale government gone awry, sparking a flame of caution, with a flicker of hope. Mature audiences.
Drama Club youth play Shakespeare opposite RSC vet and Dr Who star Alex Kingston - as we celebrate the 10th Season of Shakespeare Youth Festival LA, and commemorate the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death ,with this show and Very Important Party!
Join William Shakespeare as he pitches his latest play to an audience of investors and critics in hopes of launching his career. This glimpse into how it might have gone weaves the classic lines into Hamlet learning his role while others get pulled into his world.