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Shakespeare’s ‘original Game of Thrones’ MACBETH

  When casting her adaptation of Macbeth, director issued a call to arms for ‘courageous, playful, versatile actors for ‘a pared down, jacked up version of Shakespeare’s Scottish play’. Siddons selected 10 accomplished actors to bring her reimagined version of the ‘original Game of Thrones’ to the stage. This showing of marks the company’s first staging of a Shakespeare production and is also the ABET stage debut of in the title role and as Lady Macbeth. Opening Friday, Macbeth is staged through Nov. 6 at ABET, 716 Ocean Blvd., Atlantic Beach (www.abettheatre.com, 249-7177). “The cast has a natural aptitude for …

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Hilarious Comedy “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)”

THE JEWISH COMMUNITY ALLIANCE THEATRE REVIEW The JCA presented a weekend run of the hilarious comedy “, on May 16 and 17 at 8505 San Jose Boulevard in Jacksonville, Florida. This play was written by , , and , founding members of the . The show debuted at the in 1987 and since that time has been performed frequently throughout the world and has been especially popular in college and university settings. This fast-paced production covered 37 of Shakespeare’s plays in two acts and ran about two hours with an intermission. Act II is devoted entirely to “Hamlet.” The JCA …

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