The Taming of the Shrew | Critical Review by Alvin Klein

This literature criticism consists of approximately 3 pages of analysis & critique of The Taming of the Shrew.
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Critical Review by Alvin Klein

SOURCE: Klein, Alvin. Review of The Taming of the Shrew. New York Times (6 August 2000): WC12.

In the following review of The Taming of the Shrew at the Boscobel Restoration in 2000, Klein praises Nick Mangano's production, which focuses on a very human battle of the sexes, and lauds the excellent performances of Kurt Rhoades and Nance Williamson as Petruchio and Katherina.

After the jubilant opening-night performance of The Taming of the Shrew at the Boscobel Restoration here, one woman, holding her daughter by the hand, promised to take her to the Broadway revival of Kiss Me, Kate. This is a sweet idea. It is provocative, too.

Practically speaking, members of the Shrew ensemble can get to Broadway in their own good time. But can the Broadway cast be bused to Boscobel? Do performance times conflict? Or dark nights coincide? I would...

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