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Macbeth's Myriad of Misfortunes
The Scottish Play – still cursed after all these years
"...Having two separate productions of Macbeth running in Austin this week called to mind a..."

Nov. 2, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

The Curse of the Play
"...the most recent developments in the saga of this cursed play...."

Oct. 13, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Something Wicked This Way Comes ... Again!
Dueling Macbeths on the stages of Austin prove once again this Shakespearean killer's undying popularity.
"...the dead to kill again and again. He is Macbeth, the Scottish lord who stabs his way to the..."

Oct. 13, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Articulations
Austin playwrights are drawing attention around the nation, and one theatre company is getting hit by the Macbeth curse smack in the face.
"...who directed the female-dominated Disciples of Melpomene production of Macbeth running currently at the John Henry Faulk Living Theatre,..."

Oct. 27, 2000 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Assassin's Creed
Popular video game series hits the screen
"...yes, as director Justin Kurzel (teaming up with his Macbeth stars Fassbender and Cotillard) suck the ever-loving life out..."

Dec. 23, 2016 Movie Review by Josh Kupecki

Articulations
Real drama bled into the staged kind when actress Latifah Taormina cut herself during a performance of Adam Sobsey's Hang Town Fry, and Salvage Vanguard releases The Cry Pitch Carrolls on CD.
"...time out, and probably equally careful about mentioning certain cursed Shakespearean tragedies before the performance. Yes, according to co-star..."

April 13, 2001 Arts Column by Robert Faires

Primary Colors
"...pride in the quest of power. (She's part Lady Macbeth, part Tammy Wynette.) There's no novelty in the plot..."

March 27, 1998 Movie Review by Steve Davis

Playing the Bad Guy
With actor David Stahl currently appearing as the wicked Richard III and actor Katherine Catmull having recently played the evil Goneril in King Lear, the challenge of playing villains seemed a ripe topic to launch a series of artist-to-artist conversations on craft.
"...be king, of course everything changes, it becomes like Macbeth in a way: the total paranoia. It was fun..."

Aug. 17, 2001 Arts Feature by Katherine Catmull

Readers' Picks
Arts & Entertainment
"...scrappy Bad Dog club has fallen prey to the Curse of Financial Doom accompanying its venue near the northeast..."

Oct. 5, 2001 Best of Austin Feature

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