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The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)

The Complete Works of Shakespeare (Abridged)

Shakespeare is an intimidating body of literary works to first approach. Academics literally dedicate their entire lives to studying Shakespeare’s life and works. There exists 37 plays, over 150 sonnets, and even some lesser known pieces only likely to be read by a few confused people. Alas, where to dippeth…

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The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) at The State Theatre Company of South Australia

Damian Callinan in The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) is a rip-snorting comedy of histrionic extravagance. It’s William Shakespeare meets the Melbourne International Comedy Festival, which makes sense since this show began its life at the 1987 Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Shakespeare can be intimidating for arts practitioners and audience members alike, but…

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Red Carpet rolled out for Tennessee Williams classic

Behind the scenes at a Red Carpet after-party

State Theatre Company of South Australia is in production for the Tennessee Williams classic, The Glass Menagerie due to open this week. The season will include the first of STCSA’s Red Carpet events for 2012, offering a unique performance experience for theatregoers in their 20s and 30s. Red Carpet is…

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