Just Opened: Tartuffe

A review of Post5 Theatre's production of Molière’s farce.

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Arts & Books
Molière’s 17th-century comedy Tartuffe gets a Texas twang and country tunes in this rollicking Post5 Theatre production directed by Tobias Andersen. It’s the story of unyielding patriarch Orgon (Keith Cable), who is entranced by Tartuffe (Garland Lyons), a slimy charlatan who wears a veneer of religious zeal and lusts after Orgon’s wife, Elmire (Christy Drogosch). In Post5’s close quarters, ...   More
 
Tuesday, February 25, 2014 KATHRYN PEIFER

Fertile Ground Diaries: Bon Ton Roulet at the Shakespeare Cafe

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Arts & Books
With comical performances and a modern-day twist on the Shakespearean voice, Bon Ton Roulet at the Shakespeare Cafe is a high-energy, engaging show set in New Orleans during the liveliest time of year, Mardi Gras. The cast balances hilarity and wackiness throughout with their quick inventive rhymes, sparkly costumes and songs. The play, written and directed by Portlander Elizabeth Huffman for Post5 Theatre ...   More
 
Monday, January 27, 2014 SAVANNAH WASSERMAN

Fertile Ground Diaries: Therapy Hunger

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Arts & Books
Therapy Hunger, written by Post5 Theatre's Cassandra Boice and directed by her husband Ty, takes a stab at addressing the perceived need for psychiatric drugs in today’s society. Boice plays a troubled young woman who visits a number of therapists for her problems, including A.D.D., O.C.D., bulimia, sexual insecurities and anxiety. Her therapists are made out to be buffoons who poke fun at her personal ...   More
 
Monday, January 27, 2014 SAVANNAH WASSERMAN

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