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The Taming of the Shrew

By William Shakespeare
Directed by Robin Frome

April 20,21,27,28,29, May 4,5,6,11,12, 2018
8:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday
2:00 p.m. Sunday Matinee

The Taming of the Shrew is one of William Shakespeare's most notable farces which depicts matchmaking in a hilariously devised plot, complete with stock characters, mistaken identities and biting wit. Sweet-tempered daddy's girl Bianca can have her pick of suitors—but not until her sister, the acid-tongued Kate, can be married off. Rising to the challenge is Petruchio, but can he match Kate jab for jab? Audience members will enjoy this modern version of a timeless classic.

 

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(01/10/18) The Sherman Playhouse Holds Auditions for The Taming of the Shrew February 12 & 13

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(10/20/17) Calendar Notice for Murder Takes a Holiday December 1 – 23

(09/13/17) The Sherman Playhouse Holds Auditions for Murder Takes a Holiday October 2 - 3

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The Playhouse welcomes back Joe Harding as Petruchio in Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew opening in April. Shermanplayers.org
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AUDITION NOTICE:. February 12 and 13 630 to 830 pm at our Green Room for Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew. Open auditions for 10 to 15 men ages 10 to 70 and 3 women ages 16 to 70. Requirements will be cold readings from the script. Actors are encouraged to prepare a 2 to 3 minute comic Shakespeare monologue to be performed at audition. This is encouraged but not required. Production schedule runs mid April to mid May. Rehearsals start Monday February 18 and will be Mondays through Thursday evenings Any more info needed please email Robin Frome, director at Frome@snet.net. ... See moreSee less

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The cast of "Murder Takes a Holiday." Final two performances this weekend. Get your tickets today at shermanplayers.org.
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"The Sherman Playhouse rendition of 'Murder Takes a Holiday' is an entertaining community theater experience." -- Alicia Sakal, The Sherman Sentinel.

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