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The Classic Theatre puts on lovely show: The Tempest

Allan Ross as Prospero, Grace Lamberson as Miranda and Hunter Wulff as Ferdinand. Photo courtesy of The Classic Theatre

Carlos Hughes

February 23, 2017

On Feb. 17, the Classic Theatre of San Antonio had its opening show of its adaptation of William Shakespeare’s play The Tempest. The Tempest tells the story of the magician Prospero, who used to be the Duke of Milan before the title was usurped by his brother Antonio. Prospero lives on an island ...

The Classic Theatre presents ‘The House on Mango Street’

Photos Courtesy of The Classic Theatre

Caroline Traylor

September 14, 2016

“The House on Mango Street” is the story of a young girl, Esperanza, coming of age in a 1960s low-income, predominantly immigrant, Chicago neighborhood.  Adapted from Sandra Cisneros’ beloved book by Amy Ludwig, the play’s protagonists are Esperanza as a young girl and as a middle aged woman...