Author Archives: Katherine L. Bradshaw

(Center, then clockwise from top left) Drew Cortese as Richard and Paul Morella as Edward IV, Howard W. Overshown as Buckingham, Julia Motyka as Queen Elizabeth, Nanna Ingvarsson as the Duchess of York, Alyssa Wilmouth-Keegan as Lady Anne, Michael Gabriel Goodfriend as Rivers, Sean Fri as Hastings. Photo by Teresa Wood

Richard III (Folger Theatre) @ Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, 2014

Directed by Robert Richmond for the Folger Theatre at the Folger Shakespeare Library, Washington, DC, United States, 7 February 2014. Reviewed by Katherine L. Bradshaw. Any interpretation of Shakespeare’s Richard III, by definition, contains an impressive – or perhaps oppressive – amount of dark characters and events. After all, the play centers on a murderer […]