Measure For Measure

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California Shakespeare Theater Closes Its 2017 Season with Measure for Measure, September 13-October 8.



"Sharp...comic" —San Francisco Chronicle

“Excellent! Directed with thrilling urgency. . . fast and furious and, just when it should be, funny.”—SF Examiner

"[Measure for Measure is] the best play for our times..." —Edge Media Network

"Measure for Measure is famously a 'problem play,' often dismissed when companies are programming Shakespeare...At California Shakespeare Theater, Tyne Rafaeli tackles these problems boldly and directly." —Stark Insider

"A captivating production, well worth a trip to the beautiful outdoor Bruns Amphitheater to see Shakespeare thriving in our time." —Theatrius

"This is a piece of theater not to be missed." —LaMorinda Weekly

"Lively and smart" —Bay Area News Group

PHOTOS


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(L to R) Patty Gallagher (Provost), Tristan Cunningham (Escalus), and David Graham Jones (Angelo) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

(L to R) Tristan Cunningham (Escalus) and Annie Worden (Elbow) question Patty Gallagher (Froth), and Kevin Matthew Reyes (Pompey) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

(L to R) Lindsay Rico (Isabella), Adam Schroeder (Lucio), Rowan Vickers (Duke) and David Graham Jones (Angelo) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by Jana Marcus.

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Rowan Vickers (Duke) is disguised as a friar while Tristan Cunningham (Juliet) considers her future in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

(L to R) Kevin Matthew Reyes (Pompey) and Annie Worden (Mistress Overdone) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by Jana Marcus.

Lindsay Rico (Isabella) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

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(L to R) David Graham Jones (Angelo) and Rowan Vickers (Duke) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by Jana Marcus.

(L to R) Tristan Cunningham (Escalus) and David Graham Jones (Angelo) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

(L to R) Lindsay Rico (Isabella) and Tristan Cunningham (ensemble) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by rr jones.

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(L to R) David Graham Jones (Angelo) and Rowan Vickers (Duke) in California Shakespeare Theater’s MEASURE FOR MEASURE, directed by Tyne Rafaeli; photo by Jana Marcus.