As programming choices go, Shakespeare's The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
is either one of the easiest or most difficult to make. On the one hand, Hamlet has instant recognition. Everyone
read it in high school
1980 drama Educating Rita is a
sharply clever look at two ends of the same culture in England. It reflects
across the Atlantic with a perspective that is every bit as sharp here as over
Whether it takes place on the stage or the screen, acting can be an all-consuming occupation. If it is true that only an actor can truly understand another actor, perhaps this is why actors so often become romantically involved. Acting couples tend...