Michael Hyland

WEB EXTRA: Shakespeare’s ‘perfect comedy’

Outside a two-story country estate, two couples pledge their lifelong commitments to one another. The women stare into their lovers’ eyes and begin a dance of merriment. Friends and family join the festivities. Servants dance with their masters. Fathers dance with their daughters. Without a partner, the friar makes the best of his situation and […]

After Natalee Holloway comes ‘After Ashley’

Bad things don’t always happen to good people, but stories about horrific crimes often paint victims with this picture. Woolly Mammoth Theatre exposes this charade in its scathing portrayal of American pop culture, “After Ashley.” In the hands of director Lee Mikeska Gardner, Gina Gionfriddo’s story comes to life, comically portraying the ridiculousness of making […]