Posts Tagged 'Chautauqua Theater Company'

CTC alumni make waves on Broadway

CTC alumni make waves on Broadway

Chautauqua Theater Company alums have been through a lot over the years — surviving the days spent in Bellinger Hall, making the arduous trek to the “Murder Bar” for libations and looking out for wild animals lurking on the grounds. Many have gone on to bigger things, quite literally — the Great White Way, for instance.

Review: CTC executes imaginative rendition of Shakespeare’s last, with a few design quibbles

Review: CTC executes imaginative rendition of Shakespeare’s last, with a few design quibbles

First things first. The Chautauqua Theater Company’s production of The Tempest, probably William Shakespeare’s final play, is excellent: well acted from top to bottom, beautifully and imaginatively costumed by Loren Shaw, and directed with a deft hand. There are a couple of questionable design decisions, I think, but they are quibbles. More about them later.