IN CELEBRATION: SHAKESPEARE 400.
September 30th – October 15th, 2016
Leona Wagner Black Box
Rose Wagner Performing Arts Center
Salt Lake City, Utah
With the death of Queen Elizabeth and the arrival of King James, Shakespeare and his company are made the king’s personal players, The King’s Men. England will be ruled by a man for the first time in 45 years. Set at a time when men played female characters on stage, the play explores men’s perceptions of women, and women’s perceptions of men’s perceptions of women. All roles in the play are played by women.
Run time: About two hours, including 10 minute intermission.
Some profantiy and sexual references. Recommended for ages 15 and up. No babes in arms.
William Shakespeare: Susanna Florence
Richard Burbage: Susan Maurer Barry
Queen Elizabeth: Kathryn Atwood
Anne Shakesepare / Vanitas Knewstubs: Colleen Baum
John Heminges: Nova Calverly-Chase
Henry Condell / Young Man: Michelle Lynn Thompson
Susanna Shakespeare: Ali Kinkade
Edward: Carlie Young
Robert: Hannah Minshew
Production Stage Manager: Penny Pendleton
Production Associate: Bijan Hosseini
Friday, Sept. 30th, 7:30pm
Saturday, Oct. 1st, 2pm
Saturday, Oct. 1st, 7:30pm
Thursday, Oct. 6th, 7:30pm
Friday, Oct. 7th, 7:30pm
Saturday, Oct. 8th, 2pm
Saturday, Oct. 8th, 7:30pm
Thursday, Oct. 13th, 7:30pm
Friday, Oct. 14th, 7:30pm
Saturday, Oct. 15th, 2pm
Saturday, Oct. 15th, 7:30pm
Image by Lauren Rossi