WBEZ | Kiss Me Kate http://www.wbez.org/tags/kiss-me-kate Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en Dueling Critics: 'Kiss Me Kate' http://www.wbez.org/blog/city-room-blog/dueling-critics-kiss-me-kate <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/kiss me kate.JPG" alt="" /><p><p style="text-align: center;"><img height="375" width="500" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/blog/insert-image/2010-December/2010-12-02/kiss me kate.JPG" alt="" /></p><p style="text-align: left;">Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew factors heavily into &quot;<a target="_blank" href="http://www.circle-theatre.org/shows/kiss-me-kate.shtml">Kiss Me, Kate</a>.&quot; Cole Porter's play-within-a-play is not only an adaptation of the classic, but is actually about a theatre company putting on a production of Taming of the Shrew. Dueling Critics Kelly Kleiman&nbsp;and Jonathan Abarbanel weigh in on Circle Theatre's rendition of the musical.&nbsp;</p><p>Jonathan's picks of the week:</p><p>&quot;<a href="http://lookingglasstheatre.org/content/box_office/peter_pan">Peter Pan</a>&quot; at The Looking Glass Theatre through January 23.<br />&quot;<a href="http://www.goodmantheatre.org/season/Production.aspx?prod=110">A Christmas Carol</a>&quot; at The Goodman through December 31.</p><p>Kelly's pick of the week:</p><p style="text-align: center;"><img height="332" width="500" src="http://llnw.wbez.org/blog/insert-image/2010-December/2010-12-03/TNC Pancake 1.jpg" alt="" /></p><p>&quot;<a href="http://thenewcolony.org/view/pancake">Pancake Breakfast</a>&quot; at The New Colony through December 19.</p></p> Fri, 03 Dec 2010 16:00:00 -0600 http://www.wbez.org/blog/city-room-blog/dueling-critics-kiss-me-kate