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CHHS Acts Out Measure by Measure

February 10, 2006

In William Shakespeare’s “Measure for Measure”, Duke Vincentio deputizes Angelo to administer the laws of the city—in his place—and appoints the wise “old Escalus” as Angelo’s assistant. The Duke—who is concerned that he has been too lax in keeping order in the city—has no intention of leaving Vienna. Instead, he plans to disguise himself as Friar Lodowick, so that he can monitor the effect of how new enforcement of the laws impacts the citizens. And to see whether the exercise of power causes any change in Angelo…

The plot thickens on Friday, Febrauray 10, 2006, when the Croton-Harmon High School presents its annual Shakespeare production with their take on “Measure for Measure” beginning at 7:30 PM in the CHHS Auditorium. Tickets are available at the door preceding the show.


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