Author Archives: Kevin

They Come

“The cry is still ‘They come’” Macbeth V.5   It’s officially September, and here at the ole’ SIR office that means one thing: TOURING TIME!   Actually, it means many things, but putting together the Stripped-Down Shakespeare itinerary is our … Continue reading

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Summer Update

In the off-chance that some (or one) of you happened to read the previous blog post and went to see “Quo Vadis” at the Fringe Festival, only to discover that I have been replaced by the brilliant Ross McMillan due … Continue reading

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My Present Business

“My present business calls me from you now.” The Comedy of Errors, I.2   Now that the dust and feathers of The Comedy of Errors have settled, here’s a peek into what the next few months hold in store for some of … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday

For those of you who (like us) just can’t cram enough Shakespeare (or birthday cake) into your lives, our good friend (and actor soon to seen in The Comedy of Errors) Rodrigo Beilfuss is throwing another party next week, and YOU’RE … Continue reading

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Brave Mercutio’s Dead

“O Romeo, Romeo, brave Mercutio’s dead! That gallant spirit hath aspired the clouds, Which too untimely here did scorn the earth.” Romeo & Juliet, III.1   In my mind, although he made an indelible impression on many roles throughout his … Continue reading

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A Joy Past Joy

“But that a joy past joy calls out on me, It were a grief, so brief to part with thee: farewell.” Romeo & Juliet, III.3   It is with immense sadness, and no small measure of anger, that I share … Continue reading

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My Present Business

“My present business calls  me from you now.” The Comedy of Errors I.2   As we draw toward an end with our 20th Anniversary Season, you might be interested in what our Artistic Ensemble members will be up to in … Continue reading

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Hoops Of Steel

“Those friends thou hast, and their adoption tried, grapple them to thy soul with hoops of steel” Hamlet, I.3    Sigh.   Another day, another opportunity to reevaluate life and its mixed blessings.  How fortunate indeed are those of us with an … Continue reading

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What ‘Tis To Love

“It is to be all made of sighs and tears… It is to be all made of faith and service… It is to be all made of fantasy, All made of passion and all made of wishes, All adoration, duty, … Continue reading

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I Had Rather Be A Dog

“I had rather be a dog, and bay the moon than such a Roman.” Julius Caesar IV.3   Usually, this is about the time of year when I let you know about all of the fantastic shows our Ensemble members … Continue reading

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