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Mickey jordan, with kaia hillier in the background, in experience theatre project's adaptation of shakespeare's the taming of the shrew. The taming of the shrew, popularly regarded as rather sophisticated for such an early shakespearean comedy, joins the rest of the works in the shakespeare. We turn shakespeare's fierce, energetic comedy of gender and materialism on its head to offer a fresh perspective on its portrayal of hierarchy and power,. The taming of the shrew is one of shakespeare's earliest comedies, and was inspired by classical roman comedy and the italian commedia.
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The vermont shakespeare festival's production of 'the taming of the shrew' kicks off the first of several performances around the region later this month. One of shakespeare's most talked- about comedies, the taming of the shrew is sure to entertain, disrupt, and leave us thinking about who we. Along the way, they both perform shakespeare's play and re-examine the characters' status in gallery: on stage: the taming of the shrew.
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