Best Play of 2008 (Non-Spoleto)

Measure for Measure

by CofC’s Department

of Theatre

Aug. 21-Sept. 2

Emmett Robinson Theatre

A surprise pick by City Paper readers who usually go for professional theaters. But readers loved CofC’s staging of Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure, a story about a hypocrite getting his just desserts — in this case, marriage to a woman who harangues him for the rest of his natural life. Now that’s comedy!

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