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'As You Like It' at Shakespeare's Globe Theatre (2010)

Shakespeare's tale of young love, betrayal, cross-dressing, and redemption.

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Shakespeare's tale of young love, betrayal, cross-dressing, and redemption.

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Shakespeare As You Like it Best
18 March 2013 | by (United States) – See all my reviews

Outstanding production of classic Shakespeare pastoral romance. Directorial interpretation, pacing, choreography, fights, and music all work harmoniously under flawless organization by Thea Sharrock. The dance scene at the end is especially effective and energized. Naomi Frederick (Rosalind) and Jack Laskey (Orlando) exhibit striking chemistry with beautifully crafted deliveries and sexy, poignant ironies where needed. As Jaques, Tim McMullan reveals an entertaining combination of self-deprecating humor and silly melancholy as befits the role. Musical interludes and songs: first-rate. This is Shakespeare at his best, and you will like--even, love-- it.


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