Local News: Actors From The London Stage perform -The Taming of the Shrew-

Posted by: ck1on 2008/1/25 7:20:00 2131 reads Rice University's Department of Visual and Dramatic Arts presents the Actors From The London Stage performing one of Shakespeare's most beloved comedies, "The Taming of the Shrew."

This notorious battle of the sexes and the nature of true love will be performed at on Rice Campus at Hamman Hall, Feb. 7, 8 and 9th at 7:30 pm...More About..

Rice University hosts a week-long residency of the Actors From The London Stage, every other year, made possible by the generous gifts of
the Alan and Shirley Grob Fund for Shakespeare in Performance.

The Actors From The London Stage is a touring ensemble of five professional actors who hail from such prestigious companies as the
Royal Shakespeare Company, the Royal Theatre of Great Britain and Shakespeare's Globe Theatre.

In this special presentation of one of
Shakespeare's most loved comedies, the five actors play all of the roles, both starring and supporting roles. "Taming of the Shrew" is
perhaps the most popular incarnation of the notorious "battle of the

It is a tale of true love, and the clashes that such a love so often beget.

Tickets are $20 for general public, $15 for Rice faculty, staff and senior citizens and $10 for students. Call 713-348-PLAY or visit our website at