farce http://wamc.org en "The Liar" at Shakespeare and Company http://wamc.org/post/liar-shakespeare-and-company <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span><em style="line-height: 1.5;">The Liar</em><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> was originally penned by the classic </span>17th<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Century playwright Pierre </span>Corneille<span style="line-height: 1.5;">, in 1664. The play as all of the ingredients of a perfect French farce - a tangled web of lies, misdirected advances, and the unmistakable confusion of love.</span></p><p>Shakespeare and Company is producing an adaptation by award-winning American playwright, David Ives, which merges the iambic humor of classic verse with a contemporary twist.</p><p>We are joined by director Kevin G. Coleman and actors David Joseph and Alexandra Lincoln.</p><p> Wed, 30 Jan 2013 16:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 56816 at http://wamc.org "The Liar" at Shakespeare and Company Adam James from "Don't Dress for Dinner" http://wamc.org/post/adam-james-dont-dress-dinner <p>Adam James stars as Bernard in the John Tillinger directed farce, <a href="http://www.roundabouttheatre.org/Shows-Events/Don-t-Dress-for-Dinner.aspx"><em>Don&#39;t Dress For Dinner</em></a> (written by Marc Camoletti, adapted by Robin Hawdon, produced by <a href="http://www.roundabouttheatre.org/">Roundabout Theatre Company</a>) currently running at The American Airlines Theatre on West 42<sup>nd</sup> Street in New York City. Here we speak with Adam James about his stage career, some notable TV spots, and the tricks of successfully performing farce.</p> Mon, 14 May 2012 15:29:00 +0000 Sarah LaDuke 38914 at http://wamc.org Adam James from "Don't Dress for Dinner"