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04.27.2012 | | Posted at 09:20 AM

Mad Men Meets Shakespeare at Marquette

By Russ Bickerstaff
  Marquette University Theatre brings Shakespearian wit of mistaken identity into the 1960s as it stages its production of The Comedy of Errors. Shakespeare's Ephesus becomes a sort of middle eastern town via a series of banners and cubes. Adriana Saia's cleverly simple set design's  clean lines may feel very '60s, but in places they make the whole production feel a bit like something on a grad...
Wednesday, April 25, 2012
Shakespearean wit meets the 1960s in Marquette University Theatre's production of The Comedy of Errors. The clean lines of Adriana Saia's cleverly simple set make Ephesus feel very much like the '60s. In places the set can make the show look more...
09.24.2011 | | Posted at 11:30 PM

Windfall Theatre’s OMNIUM GATHERUM works only through solid characterization

By Russ Bickerstaff
Theresa Rebeck and Alexandra Gersten-Vassilaros’ Omnium Gatherum is an interesting, little exercise. Written in the shadow of September 11th, 2001, the idea is to build a solid intellectual conversation around certain celebrity archetypes that attempts to make sense of a world where the US could be attacked using its own infrastructure. As nice an idea as it might be to have analogues of To...