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‘‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore:’ Modernizing 1600s love

David Monahan (Giovanni) and Clara Byczkowski (Annabella) pratice during a rehearsal of “‘Tis a Pity She’s A Whore” in the Colwell Playhouse at the Krannert Center in Urbana on Monday. The play is directed by William Brown.

By Lillian Barkley

March 4, 2015

While Illinois Theatre’s latest production, “‘Tis Pity She’s a Whore,” is advertised with a mature-content warning, the show contains much more than language and nudity.“There’s nothing extra added on for shock value,” said Sally Rae Hamer, senior in FAA, who plays Isabella, a college ...