Othello at Pop-up Globe

 

The Othello opening night audience at Melbourne’s Globe Pop-up theatre adored this production and the cast was ecstatically applauded at the conclusion of the evening’s performance. The eager groundlings, being so close to the action on stage, were entertained constantly throughout whilst the ‘elevated’ people in the galleries chuckled along as they viewed proceedings from their vantage points.

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Richard 3 by Bell Shakespeare Co.

Bell Shakespeare’s current production is a slick ensemble piece led by Kate Mulvany who gives a consummate performance. She is incredible! Every inch of her portrayal of Richard III is thrilling. Mulvany conveys Richard’s megalomania, hateful nature and his cruelty like a heavy-duty jackhammer while at the same time she elicits much empathy for him from the audience.

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