Husband & Wife

After Cat and Mouse by the Grimm Brothers One day while they were sitting at home watching the children play with their hound, the grocer said to his wife, “I’m going out to get some ginger.” So he left and didn’t return until the wee hours of the morning, treading up the stairs and falling … Continue reading Husband & Wife

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Sleeping Beauty

The Gainesville Theatre Alliance’s production of Sleeping Beauty* was lovely; it had dazzling scene design, rich costuming, and committed actors. However, the makeup was somewhat lacking. Some characters seemed to have no makeup on altogether, while others were so heavily stylized, when in combination with their multi-patterned costumes, their features were rendered nearly indistinguishable. Characters such … Continue reading Sleeping Beauty