REVIEW: Upstate Shakespeare Festival Tells Classic ‘Winter’s Tale’

REVIEW: Upstate Shakespeare Festival Tells Classic ‘Winter’s Tale’
BY SANDY STAGGS DRAMA CRITIC The Warehouse Theatre’s Upstate Shakespeare Festival under the tutelage of Producing Director John Fagan spins a valiant and thoroughly engrossing and entertaining “The Winter’s Tale” for its 24th summer season opener in Falls Park on...

CCC’s Critics’ Picks of the 2016-17 Theatre Season

CCC’s Critics’ Picks of the 2016-17 Theatre Season
Carolina Curtain Call’s Critics’ Picks of the 2016-17 Theatre Season (September 1, 2016 – August 31, 2017) Please note this list does not include College or youth theatre or the  wonderful theatre in Abbeville, Greenwood, Laurens, Oconee and Pickens counties...

A BLOODY SPECIAL INTERVIEW: Talking “Titus” with John Fagan and Julie Taymor

A BLOODY SPECIAL INTERVIEW: Talking “Titus” with John Fagan and Julie Taymor
TALKING TITUS with John Fagan of The Warehouse Theatre’s Upstate Shakespeare Festival  production, and Julie Taymor, “The Lion King” director and auteur of the 1999 film version of “Titus.” INTERVIEWED BY SANDY STAGGS DRAMA CRITIC John Fagan, longtime esteemed director of...

‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ Brings Magical Whimsy to Upstate Shakespeare Festival

‘Midsummer Night’s Dream’ Brings Magical Whimsy to Upstate Shakespeare Festival
BY JEFF LEVENE DRAMA CRITIC With that early-summer balmy breeze, and a decrease in last month’s poisonous pollen count, one can hardly find a better evening in Downtown Greenville than taking a stroll through Falls Park. And with the addition...

The Warehouse Theatre’s Upstate Shakespeare Festival Has Exciting Shakespeare Trifecta This Summer

The Warehouse Theatre’s Upstate Shakespeare Festival  Has Exciting Shakespeare Trifecta This Summer
This season marks the 23rd summer that the Upstate Shakespeare Festival has presented FREE productions of the Bard’s works for Upstate audiences. The Bard’s most popular comedy “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” will run for a record-setting five weeks May 25-June...