Shakespeare

King Lear Star Annette Bening Is More Than a Hollywood Beauty
By Pete Hempstead · Jul 24, 2014

The celebrated actress appearing in The Public Theater's latest Shakespeare in the Park production is no stranger to the stage.

Shakespeare in Love
By David Gordon · Jul 23, 2014

Playwright Lee Hall brings this Oscar-winning film to the West End stage.

Gertrude — The Cry
By Pete Hempstead · Jul 16, 2014

Potomac Theatre Project examines the ecstasy of agony in Howard Barker's Hamlet spin-off.

Drunk Shakespeare Will Pour a While Longer
By Jason Zednick · Jul 14, 2014

The boozy Bard experience extends for a second time at Quinn's Bar & Grill.

Harlem Summer Shakespeare to Offer Free Performances of Romeo and Juliet
By Bethany Rickwald · Jul 14, 2014

Stella Heath and Jordan Bellow star in the production.

Douglas Carter Beane to Premiere His Comedy Fairy Cakes
By Jason Zednick · Jul 10, 2014

The Tony nominee's new play will open at the Scranton Shakespeare Festival.

Mike Daisey Tackles Shakespeare Tragedies in World Premiere
By Jason Zednick · Jul 10, 2014

The monologist will perform his new work at California Shakespeare Theater.

Baruch and TGW Acting Studio to Present Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew
By David Gordon · Jul 9, 2014

Michael Moss and Elissa Klie will star in the production.

Bay Street Theater Announces Benefit Reading of The Tempest
By Jason Zednick · Jul 2, 2014

Tony-winner John Glover stars as Prospero for two-night engagement.

Kiss Me, Kate
By Iris Fanger · Jul 2, 2014

Barrington Stage revives a Cole Porter classic.