REVIEW: 'As You Like It' at Mannville

Jacques Batista directs PE Shakespearean Festival play as a blend of contemporary and tradtional


Blending contemporary societal issues with a traditional tale of yore, the Port Elizabeth Shakespearean Festival’s 2019 production of As You Like It may prove tricky to grasp for some while others will see the avant garde approach as refreshing and innovative. This conceptual and modern-day take on a narrative which has spanned many centuries, and which is crafted by Woodlands Dairy Showtime winning actor and theatre maker Jacques Batista, plays true to the original tale of love in a time of po...

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