Reprising their roles from Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s “The Taming of the Shrew” will be Ericka Ratcliff as the volatile Katharina, and Matt Mueller as Petruchio, when Shakespeare in the Park kicks off on July 29.
Michelle Boone (left), commissioner of the Department of Cultural Affairs & Special Events, with Criss Henderson, executive director of Chicago Shakespeare Theater, and actress Ericka Ratcliff, who plays Katherina in "The Taming of the Shrew."
Two planks and a passion. That is really all that is required to create theater. Ever since the Middle Ages, and probably for centuries before that, performers have been trekking into town squares, setting up temporary stages and strutting their stuff. In Shakespeare’s London, the …