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Classical Theatre Deconstructs Sherlock Holmes in World Premiering Adaptation
Monday, September 24, 2018 at 4 a.m. by Susie Tommaney
Lightning just might strike twice. When J.J. Johnston first donned the velvet smoking jacket of the eccentric but highly astute Sherlock Holmes, accompanied by the mustachioed Andrew J. Love as the faithful foil Dr. John Watson, the...
This Production of The Government Inspector May Be Too Zany For its Own Good
Monday, April 16, 2018 at 6 a.m. by D. L. Groover
Anyone know the Russian expression for “¡Ay, caramba!” How about, “What were they thinking!” There are many different ways to stage Nikolai Golgol's classic satire The Government Inspector (1836). I'm not convinced Classic Theatre's...
Classical Theatre Updates Gogol's Farce About Russian Political Corruption
Wednesday, April 11, 2018 at 4 a.m. by Susie Tommaney
Political corruption in Russia was a hot enough topic more than 180 years ago when novelist Nikolai Gogol wrote The Government Inspector. The satirical play about greed, stupidity and general doofishness has stood the test of time, ...
An Enemy of the People at Classical Theatre is Ibsen at His Boldest
Monday, February 12, 2018 at 6 a.m. by D. L. Groover
It's no surprise that a quill pen slashes through Classical Theatre's logo. Is there another Houston company that produces, reveres, celebrates theater's greatest writers? Shakespeare, Chekhov, Gogol, Strindberg, Aristophanes, Ibsen...