Arts Beat: Shakespeare in War

It was well into his one-man performance of Hamlet that Ty Lemerande launched into the sword fight between Laertes (his left hand) and the titular Danish prince (his right). While this style of acting may sound overly spare, the 300 troops in the audience rose…

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Shakespeare in the Theater of Operations

Tyrus Lemerande opened his one-man “Shakespeare on Demand” show last month with a taste of “As You Like It.” He followed with snippets of “Romeo and Juliet,” “King Henry V,” and several other plays, concluding with Prospero’s final speech from “The Tempest.’’ Lemerande, drenched in…

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