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02.08.2011 | | Posted at 01:25 PM

The reading of the intergenerational drama by Alice Austen

By Russ Bickerstaff
The Reading The usual type of crowd had shown-up for the latest Goats & Monkeys reading, It was a mix of different people in the local theatre business. The energy was a bit muted. It was a Monday night reading. A talented group of actors stood before music stands on the Stackner Cabaret’s set for its Hank Williams revue Nobody Lonesome For Me. I had a chance to talk to a few people. The fami...
11.10.2010 | | Posted at 06:24 AM

A staged reading of a contemporary re-telling of Shakespeare this coming weekend

By Russ Bickerstaff
    Goats & Monkeys continues a very active season of staged readings this coming weekend as it presents a �book in hand exploration,� of John Dryden�s All For Love�a late 17th century re-telling of Antony and Cleopatra. A fiercely formal work, the play was evidently a serious attempt on the part of its author to reinvigorate serious stage drama. It explores many themes in very dense, blank ve...
04.28.2010 | | Posted at 04:28 PM

Goats & Monkeys presents Staged Reading of Shakespeare Classic

By Russ Bickerstaff
Goats And Monkeys�presents its latest staged reading this coming weekend in both Genesee Depot and Milwaukee as it presents The Taming of the Shrew at Ten Chimneys�on Friday and the Live Artists Studio on Saturday and Sunday. Directed by talented Milwaukee actress Angela Iannone, the reading stars�Matt Daniels�as Petruchio�to Marcella Kearns’ Katherina. Some time ago, Daniels played Petruchio...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

Free Performance of Shakespeare’s Greatest Hits in A Third Ward Gallery.

By Russ Bickerstaff
It’s a spacious studio space in the Third Ward/Walker’s Point area of town. Classy, old white wood and white brick marred only slightly by some pseudo-sorta-kinda Jackson Pollock paintings to my right. A large audience sits on white wooden folding chairs for Goats & Monkeys’ Thursday night staged reading of Hamlet. It may not be a fully staged production of Shakespeare’s classic, but th...
12.31.1969 | | Posted at 06:00 PM

A Couple Of Announcements From Behind The Curtain

By Russ Bickerstaff
The Next High-End Import The Milwaukee Rep has announced its new Artistic Director Mark Clements. Here’s video of him talking in a big leather chair: A British citizen, Clements has worked extensively both in the U.K. and the US. He comes to Milwaukee having served as Artistic Director of the Derby Playhouse in England. He’d also served as Associate Director for the Royal Th...

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