‘Complete Works’ receives mixed reviews

By: Hannah Paige Michels ~Head Photo Editor~ Last week, Xavier Theatre hosted a second round of Shakespeare performances with The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged) [Revised]. While the leadup to the comical show seemed promising, the play ultimately fell flat. Most audience members were cackling throughout the performance in a sea of laughter. I, on the other hand, was desperately trying to find humor in a show that came off as boisterously juvenile. Knowing Xavier Theatre to put on rather intense performances that demand a lot from its actors, I expected the choice in comedy to be more clever … Continue reading ‘Complete Works’ receives mixed reviews