REVIEW: Saratoga Wire – A Merry Romp in the Park from Saratoga Shakespeare Company
BY: VALERIE LORD
SARATOGA SPRINGS — If If you’re looking for a shady, breezy and fun way to spend an early evening in Saratoga, you could do far worse than visiting Saratoga Shakespeare Company’s delightful production of the bard’s“The Merry Wives of Windsor” in Congress Park through July 28th.
Director David M. Girard has set Shakespeare’s highly accessible farce in 1930s Saratoga Springs. Giving a nod to the 150th anniversary of the Saratoga Racecourse, references to horse racing and nearby locations give it a familiar point of reference and music, dance and sight gags borrowed from old films add to the hijinks… More at Saratoga Wire