"With mirth and laughter let old wrinkles come. " the cheerful friend Gratiano
"It came from a desire at Cardinal for gender parity and opportunity. Why shouldn't a woman be able to play Shylock?" director Randy White
"Please sing again, sweet human. I love to listen to your voice, and I love to look at your body." Titania to Bottom
In this debut episode, poetry and fiction explore intersecting themes of writers and writing, endings and beginnings, and defining the borders of the self.
"Living together we have a leg up in our preparation" Jenny McKnight
Blow, winds, and crack your cheeks! rage! .... Oak-cleaving thunderbolts singe my white head!
"King Lear' is great challenge, a great big role, larger than life and yet at the same time a very human story! actor Graham Hopikins
Alas, poor country! Almost afraid to know itself.
"...we want to create seamless connections between the natural and the supernatural..."
"War and Peace, the Brave Potatoes by Toby Speed and a little Macbeth mixed in, that's a week for me." Laura Bates