Even though Shakespeare proclaims the benefits of brevity, damn if we haven’t fallen asleep during some of his longer plays.
But now through July 24, you can catch The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised] at the beautiful outdoor Samuell-Grand Amphitheater. Three talented actors perform all the bard’s works in a fast-paced, hilarious parody that covers everything he ever wrote.
We’re especially in love with the energy of Ryan Matthieu Smith:
But that’s all we’re going to say on the subject. You know, that whole short-and-sweet concept. So grab your tickets for one of the final two weekends of this fabulous comedy.
Because not doing so would be a real tragedy.
The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]Main photo by Linda Blase; Ryan Matthieu Smith by Jordan Fraker Photography
Now through Saturday, July 24
1500 Tenison Parkway, Dallas