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Coriolanus – Reviews

Free Press
EPICEXTREMELY EXCITING… extends the conventional notion of the stage [with] what could be called ‘three dimensional theater’ “ — Ed Rampell, Free Press

Broadway World
TIMELY… an intriguing look at the cynicism of politics and power… one of the sheer joys of summer in Southern California is Shakespeare outdoors and, in this wooded corner of the hills, it is an exceptional delight..” — Ellen Dostal, Broadway World

Messenger Mountain News
CRACKING… the entire production is a triumph… powerful performances” — Claire Fordham,
Messenger Mountain News

Topanga Journal
EPIC … a timeless metaphor about today’s real world issues.” — Kriss Perras, Topanga Journal

The Fume of Sighs
EXCITING… Time goes by quickly while watching this production of CORIOLANUS, which is always a sign that the cast has captured your fancy and taken you along for the story.” — Dena Burroughs, The Fume of Sighs

The Bill / Shakespeare Project
STANDOUT PERFORMANCES… a very good production… Kudos to Theatricum for producing something a little out of the norm… how many chances do you get to see Coriolanus? In a beautiful outdoor setting?“ — Bill Walthall, The Bill / Shakepeare Project

The World Through Night-Tinted Glasses
COMPELLING… the entire cast does a wonderful job…. Staging is about as wonderful as one might ask…Sets and costumes and fight scenes were great.” — David MacDowell Blue, The World Through Night-Tinted Glasses

Curtain Up
ROUSING… the domestic themes hit with particular force… this ensemble is bountiful and in fine mettle throughout…. watching a performance in the bucolic Topanga amphitheater a warm weather [is a] ‘must-do’ for playgoing Angelenos” — Evan Henerson, Curtain Up

Mostly Shakespeare
A TREAT to see [Coriolanus] at Will Geer’s Theatricum Botanicum in that theatre’s beautiful and intimate woodland setting.… its themes and characters feel pertinent to our world today.” — Michael Doherty, Mostly Shakespeare