Tag Archives: Barry Avrich

Reviewsday: Stratford Festival’s The Tempest

From the first moment, the Stratford Festival’s 2010¬†production of The Tempest, starring Christopher Plummer, made me long even more ardently to attend that¬†hallowed spot near Toronto. Des McAnuff’s direction was outstanding. The stagecraft was incredible. From the opening scene, in … Continue reading

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Reviewsday: Stratford Festival’s Antony and Cleopatra

Oddly, the Stratford Festival’s HD production of Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra is listed (on imdb.com and elsewhere) as “humorous” and “comedy.” True, there are some pleasingly light moments in the production, but make no mistake, it is a muscular and … Continue reading

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