Jul 172013
 

As You Like It     Act II, Scene vii
Jacques
June 14, 2013

 

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With age comes wisdom.  Hudson Warehouse Artistic Director Nicholas Martin-Smith stays in the moment while performing Jacques famous “All the World’s a Stage” speech from Act 2, Scene 7 of As You Like It.  Nicholas discusses what it’s like to start a theater company, how he overcame a learning disability and why experience is a great teacher. This interview is “sans” nothing.

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Jul 102013
 

A Midsummer Night’s Dream     Act I, Scene i
Helena
June 14, 2013

 

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It’s a Family Affair!  Bringing classical theatre to life for four generations isn’t easy.  Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum is a labor of love for a family with Shakespeare in their veins.  Ellen Geer, Melora Marshall and Ian Flanders share the fascinating story of the Theatricum’s past, present and future.  And Willow Geer keeps it fresh with a feisty and vivacious take on Helena from A Midsummer Night’s Dream Act I, Scene i.

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