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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) at the Santa Monica Repertory Theater at The Promenade Playhouse

shakespeare abridgedDany Margolies – Arts In LA

In this three-person show—originally the work of writer-actors Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield—three actors enact highlights of, summarize, or at least mention the title of all 37 of Shakespeare’s plays. First up are highlights, or lowlights, of Romeo and Juliet. Next, Titus Andronicus is boiled down to a cooking show on which body parts get stewed by a handless Titus and a tongueless Lavinia.
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