A few facts about this rarely produced Shakespeare play
: There is a hothead named Faulconbridge the Bastard, eye burning with a hot poker
, excommunicated nobles, and a murderous monk. A few facts about this kick-ass production
: The all-female cast is (mostly) bitchin', Rosa Joshi directs with an ear for dialogue and an eye for clarity, and the set looks like a bloodstained metal checkerboard
. (Capitol Hill Arts Center, 1621 12th Ave, 800-838-3006. Thurs–Sat at 7:30 pm, Sun at 2 pm, $15, through June 4.