Mike Nichols, winner of eight Tony Awards as best director, with seven additional nominations, once said, "I've noticed that, in repertory companies, the actors are all very slightly miscast." Like all great truths, this has exceptions, of course, but it does illustrate the need to cast properly. Nichols also said: "Casting is 80 percent of success, and correcting casting mistakes an... More >>>
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Crystal Dickinson and Nicklette Izuegba perform in the complex Antony and Cleopatra.