Perfect casting in the title role saves First Folio’s production from a conceptual misstep.
A Korean-American family drama and an all-female Annoyance troupe are among this week’s best bets.
Adapter/director Barbara Gaines didn’t need to combine three plays to get her message across about the deja vu of war.
Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s Henry VIII is undone by overdoing.
Fresh Reader performing arts reviews
New reviews and notable screenings in this week’s issue.
Albert Williams reviews the English Shakespeare Company’s seminal 1988 adaptation of Shakespeare’s multipart chronicle and tragedy.