Silly Shakespeare Shakes My "Twelfth Night"

Silly Shakespeare Shakes My "Twelfth Night"

Four hundred years later, we are still redefining and reshaping these classic stories, and finding new ways to experience Shakespeare.  Filter Theatre has found the right rhythm to give us new access to Twelfth Night's fun and merriment. While I wish that some of the play's gravity, particularly in Malvolio's ending scenes had emerged, the play's condensed focus to ninety minutes meant that sacrifices needed to be made. I think that Shakespeare would be proud of the buffoonery and ludicrousness accomplished by these actors, expertly reined by Director Sean Holmes.

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