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To Some Ears Unrecounted 3/19/10 (This Week in Performance Reviews)

By March 18, 2010 No Comments

Every Friday, the Shakespeare Standard will post a comprehensive list of performance reviews for the week.  Below you will find this week’s list, including review and theatre company links.  Enjoy!

An opera of Hamlet and an elderly Juliet?  It seems that expressionism in the current fad.  Sounds fun!  Now, if the alignment of images versus text is a little awkward below, please be patient, this editor is learning daily.

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Alls Well That Ends Well, University of Michigan, March 2010

Alls Well That Ends Well, University of Michigan, March 2010

All’s Well that Ends Well with the University of Michigan School of Music in Ann Arbor, MI.  Ended 2/21/10

Reviewer: Krithika with Art Seen at UM

Information: University of Michigan School of Music

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Hamlet (an opera by Ambroise Thomas) at the Metropolitan Opera in New York, NY.  Runs through 4/9/10

Reviewer: Ronni Reich at NJ.com

Reviewer: Mike Silverman with the Associated Press

Reviewer: George Loomis at The Classical Review

Hamlet, Metropolitan Opera, March 2010

Hamlet, Metropolitan Opera, March 2010

Reviewer: Anthony Tommasini at the New York Times

Information: The Metropolitan Opera

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Romeo and Juliet with The Acting Company in New York, NY.  On tour through 4/24/10

Reviewer: Hap Erstein at TCPalm.com

Information: The Acting Company

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Romeo and Juliet, The Acting Company, March 2010

Romeo and Juliet, The Acting Company, March 2010

The Duchess of Malfi by John Webster at the Red Bull Theater in New York, NY.  Runs through 3/28/10

Reviewer: Jason Zinoman at the New York Times

Information: Red Bull Theater

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The Spanish Tragedy by Thomas Kyd with Theatre Pro Rata in St. Paul, MN.  Runs Through 3/28/10

Reviewer: Quinton Skinner at twincities.com

Information: Theatre Pro Rata

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Duchess of Malfi, Red Bull Theater, February 2010

Duchess of Malfi, Red Bull Theater, February 2010

Juliet and Her Romeo by Sean O’Connor at the Bristol Old Vic in King Street, Bristol.  Runs through 4/24/10

Reviewer: Michael Billington at the Guardian

Information: Bristol Old Vic

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Richard III at the Batavia Senior High School in Batavia, IL.  Runs

The Spanish Tragedy, Theatre Pro Rata, March 2010

The Spanish Tragedy, Theatre Pro Rata, March 2010

through 3/20/10

Reviewer: Gretel Kauffman at The Batavian

Information: Batavia Senior High School

Juliet and her Romeo, Bristol Old Vic, March 2010

Juliet and her Romeo, Bristol Old Vic, March 2010

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