8 O’Clock Buzz host Jonathan Zarov interviews Madison Shakespeare Company’s producer Jason Compton. Madison Shakespeare Company’s upcoming premiere of its latest full-length production, The Tragedy of Macbeth, runs July 21 through July 24 at the Edgewood College amphitheater. Well-regarded as one of Shakespeare’s most taut and engaging works, The Tragedy of Macbeth explores timeless themes […]
8 O’Clock Buzz guest host Brian Standing (sitting in for Jonathan Zarov) visits with two of Improv Shakespeare’s performers, former Madisonian Asher Perlman and former Texan John Sabine. Since 2005, Chicago’s Improvised Shakespeare Company has been slinging impromptu iambic pentameter in the style of the Bard of Avon. Based on a single audience suggestion, the troupe […]
Host Jonathan Zarov interviews production staff on the Madison Shakespeare Company’s “An Evening’s Affair 2: Shakespeare’s Betrayals” : Emily Morrison-Weeks: Director of two of the ten scenes Elliott Puckette: Adapter and dramaturg Jason Compton: Producer/actor/director The production will play at the following venues: Thursday February 18, 7:30 at Capital Brewery Friday February 19, 7:30 at […]
Young Shakespeare Players of Madison is a one-of-a-kind organization that produces full-length, un-modified Shakespeare plays year round, with everyone getting a part who tries out, and no child turned away for lack of funds.
Fermat’s Last Theater is coming to Madison’s Overture Center on August 1-4, 2013, to put on Shakespeare’s most controversial work, The Merchant of Venice. This show is a one-shot deal; this is the only time and place that this show will be shown.
This weeks rant takes the stage at the Wisconsin State Capitol where our host, Brian Standing, recites Shakespeare in the state capitol without the required permit necessary to do so. As of now, he has not been contacted by the capitol police…. but then again, it’s only Monday.