Though a puppet Lear may sound like a gimmick, the puppets are not only utilized perfectly, but provide for a deeper insight into the play.
by Charles Kruger Rating: ***** (For an explanation of TheatreStorm’s rating scale, click here.) Many consider the stormy “King Lear” to be the greatest of Shakespeare’s masterpieces. Certainly, that can be argued, although deciding amongst works of genius is something of a Fool’s errand. Speaking of Fools, it may well be that King Lear is […]
by Charles Kruger Rating: ***** (For an explanation of TheatreStorm’s rating scale, click here.) Husband and wife team Conrad Bishop and Elizabeth Fuller have been making art together for many decades. From prestigious academic theatre departments to Milwaukee’s influential Theatre X to their own company, “The Independent Eye,” Conrad and Elizabeth have forged an extraordinary career, […]