Los Angeles Times

Amy Freed helps Shakespeare with a rewrite. The result: ‘Shrew!’

By Daryl H. Miller | March 22, 2018

Amy Freed sensed the guy could use some help.

He’d written a knockabout comedy but got sloppy with details and seemed to have run short of ideas, especially in segments involving the rough wooing of a brainy, independent woman. To laugh would only make an audience feel guilty.