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Comedy unbound at Shakespeare NW

Go see “A Midsummer’s Night Dream,” half of this summer’s Shakespeare Northwest fare at Rexville-Blackrock amphitheatre, for a cast-full of fine performances, with seemingly no small roles. Because the cast enjoy themselves so much, you will enjoy them, too.

Festival mainstay Carolyn Travis, portraying first Hippolyta, ancient Athenian royalty, then the fairy Queen Titania, brings a sultry sexuality of desire when caressing Bottom (a versatile, terrifically vain John Roberson), who was turned into an ass for having ventured into the fairy kingdom. Titania herself is under the spell of a wildfl...

 

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