Editor's NoteFilled with black comedy, this TV series follows the production and rehearsals of three Shakespeare plays by a socially and professionally unstable Canadian theatre troupe. SLINGS & ARROWS stars Paul Gross (DUE SOUTH), Mark McKinney (KIDS IN THE HALL), Luke Kirby (TELL ME YOU LOVE ME), Sarah Polley (DAWN OF THE DEAD), and Rachel McAdams (THE NOTEBOOK).
Slings & Arrows: The Complete Collection - DVD Review
By: JeromeWetzelTV Blogcritics.org Reviews
Published on: 8/14/2011 5:39 PM
|Do you like Shakespeare? Do you like to laugh? Then the Canadian sitcom Slings & Arrows is for you. Winner of many top Gemini awards, Canada's prestigious prize for English language television, Slings & Arrows follows a theatre troupe as they perform some of the Bard's greatest works at the New Burbage Festival, a fictional event similar to the Stratford Festival. Over three seasons, Hamlet, Macbeth, and King Lear are all dealt with in humorous fashion. The series focuses mainly on backstage antics, a la The West Wing, but with a much darker humor that should tickle any funny bone....read the full review|
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