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From left, Chris Evans, playing Hamnet, Kristen Jacobsen, playing Anne, Bailey Cummings, playing Ned, and Rick Dufresne, playing Old Jack, rehearse a scene from ‘Writer’s Cramp (Or How Will Shakespeare Got Into Show Biz).’ Monday night. The play will open Saturday at the Phoenix Stage Company in Naugatuck.

Stage company eases writer’s cramp with laughs

NAUGATUCK — The old bard’s at it again. The Phoenix Stage Company is poised to take its audience on a rollicking journey through pseudo-history with its latest play, “Writer’s Cramp…

Moses Beckett, playing Leslie Arthur, rehearses a scene in the Phoenix Stage Company's "Love Sex and the IRS" on Monday.
Moses Beckett reherses his part as Leslie in "Love Sex and the IRS," produced by the Phoenix Stage Company in Naugatuck.

Phoenix hits funny bone with ‘Love, Sex and the IRS’

For its latest production, Naugatuck’s Phoenix Stage Company will present a comedy of errors. No, not the Shakespeare play. “Love, Sex and the IRS” is a bit more modern, but…