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“King Lear” in Finlay Park – a review by Jillian Owens

The South Carolina Shakespeare Company opens their fall season with King Lear, one of Shakespeare’s best-known tragedies. George Bernard Shaw once said “No man will ever write a better tragedy than Lear,”  and one can definitely see where he’s coming … Continue reading

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Horror, Camp, Comedy, and Splatter Come Together in Trustus Theatre’s Gloriously Gory “Evil Dead: The Musical” – a review by Jillian Owens

What could possibly go wrong? Ash (played by Michael Hazin) is just an average S-Mart employee who wants to spend a relaxing spring break at a creepy abandoned cabin in the woods. Joining him on this vacation are his sweetheart, … Continue reading

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Transylvania Mania at Workshop Theatre – a review of “Young Frankenstein” by Jillian Owens

It seems appropriate that the last show ever to be performed by Workshop Theatre at their Gervais and Bull Street location would be Mel Brook’s Young Frankenstein. Emotions surrounding their move to 701 Whaley run high among the Columbia theatre … Continue reading

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