Much Ado About Nothing http://wfpl.org en Female Cast Brings Shakespeare Into New Light http://wfpl.org/post/female-cast-brings-shakespeare-new-light <p>Looking for Lilith Theatre Company opens an all-female production of William Shakespeare’s “Much Ado About Nothing” this week, setting the merry war-between-the-sexes romantic comedy in the days following the end of World War I.</p><p>The production opens Thursday and runs through October 13 in the new downstairs mainstage space at the Alley Theater in Butchertown’s The Pointe (1205 E. Washington St.).</p> Mon, 01 Oct 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 1825 at http://wfpl.org Female Cast Brings Shakespeare Into New Light Shakespeare in the Wild West http://wfpl.org/post/shakespeare-wild-west <p>Shakespeare&rsquo;s &ldquo;Much Ado About Nothing&rdquo; is one of the original romantic comedies, full of tropes you don&rsquo;t have to be a Bard scholar to recognize: the bickering twosome who fight their mutual attraction until finally succumbing to each other&rsquo;s unlikely charms, the tragic misunderstanding that derails a happy engagement, meddling relatives, scheming frenemies.</p> Mon, 09 Jul 2012 10:00:00 +0000 Erin Keane 937 at http://wfpl.org