In this all-female production, Folding Chair present a stripped-down version of the play, evoking an entire world with just seven actresses. More…
'As You Like It' is about what happens when everything you know changes, and you find yourself in the middle of the woods. It's part fairy tale, part romantic comedy, part philosophical discourse, and part farce. In this production, seven women play all the characters with a focus on Shakespeare's words, evoking an entire world in an empty space.
See it if You enjoy (very) modern Shakespeare adaptations with ad libbing, live music, and talented performers who break the fourth wall.
Don't see it if You prefer Shakespeare with minimal cuts in a more traditional style, or are uncomfortable with direct address (actors talking to you).
See it if You like a beautiful romantic hope story and like the struggles of military on a day off.
Don't see it if You aren't into great dance numbers and don't believe in love at first sight.
See it if You love a good comedic Shakespeare classic, 1st show I ever saw and I loved it. Very funny, entertaining, romantic triangles too
Don't see it if You dislike Shakespeare, are not into romantic comedy plays
See it if You like interesting technical theater and modernized Shakespeare.
Don't see it if You're looking for an authentic, properly modernized Shakespeare show with quality acting that doesn't ride on its special effects.