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Fat Ham

Fat Ham

Hamlet, but with more barbeque and disco. Swapping a Danish castle for a North Carolina BBQ pit, Fat Ham remakes Shakespeare's story of murder and revenge into what the New York Times calls "a hilarious yet profound tragedy smothered in comedy." Juicy, a Black queer Southern kid, has a lot on his plate already when his father's ghost shows up, demanding vengeance. As generations clash at the family's backyard barbeque,.... Read More arrow

As You Like It

As You Like It

It's the 1960s and flower power, peace, and love are in the air. The free-spirited Rosalind is exiled from court and escapes to an alternative community, where everything is possible. Mistaken identities and mixed signals come together, melding the Bard's verse with the beloved music of The Beatles in what Vancouver Presents calls "one of the clearest renderings of As You Like It that you will ever see." This tuneful.... Read More arrow

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The Caretaker at Writer's Center

The Edge of the Universe Theater set for The Caretaker at Writer's Center

The Edge of the Universe Theater is back after its 2022 Capital Fringe production of Caryl Churchill's A Number, this time with a piece from... Read More arrow

tick, tick... BOOM! at The Kennedy Center in DC

Neil Patrick Harris set to direct 'tick, tick... BOOM!' at The Kennedy Center

The Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts has revealed that the acclaimed Emmy and Tony Award recipient and New York Times bestselling writer,... Read More arrow