Friday Aug 15
Salt Lake Tribune
Presenting Shakespeare for audiences with 'short attention spans'
Forget debates about to trim or not to trim: Utah Children's Theatre aims to make classic plays accessible, and fun, for young audiences - and their parents.
A - sufficiency of guffaws and the odd pratfall'
Allegedly written at the behest of Queen Elizabeth, who wanted to watch a play about Shakespeare's plump and rascally Sir John Falstaff in love, "The Merry Wives of Windsor" is the second offering in Perchance Theatre's first season in Cupids, performed on the Elizabethan-style Endeavor Stage Merry Wives" may in some ways be considered the ... (more)
The Columbus Dispatch
Theater review | - Merry Wives of Windsor': Production struggles to draw laughs
Actors' Theatre of Columbus will present The Merry Wives of Windsor at 8 p.m. Friday through Sunday and 8 p.m. Thursdays through Sundays through Aug. 31 in the Schiller Park amphitheater.
The Doings Weekly
Play Review: Silliness of First Folio Theatre's 'Merry Wives...
Why trust the text when you can flog it to death with a 100-pound ham? Such was the rhetorical question bouncing through my head in reaction to the overboiled schtickfest that director Nick Sandys has created in First Folio Theatre's staging of William Shakespeare's "The Merry Wives of Windsor."
The Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival Performs at Plymouth's River Park Square
The Notre Dame Shakespeare Festival is proud to present an abridged version of Shakespeare's comedy The Merry Wives of Windsor as its 2014 Young Company traveling outdoor production.