Language, to paraphrase Mark Twain, is a treacherous thing. Sure, we carve it in the rough shape of our thoughts. We hone its edges with commas and periods, paragraphs and pauses. But words are unfaithful little instruments, prone to miscalculations and misunderstandings, miscommunications and mis ... More >>
As St. Louis Shakespeare continues its landmark 30th anniversary season, completing the Bard's canon and beginning the cycle anew with last month's production of Hamlet, the small company is taking a decidedly modern detour with The Liar, David Ives' sparkling farce based on an obscure 1643 work by ... More >>
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the local theater scene
Dennis Brown and Paul Friswold suss out the St. Louis theater scene
St. Louis Shakespeare nails Othello.
Dennis Brown and Deanna Jent suss out local theater
Week of January 26, 2005
St. Louis Shakespeare inters a classic