The Shakespeare Players program of the Rochester Community Players present The Merry Wives of Windsor, by William Shakespeare, an Adaptation for Young Audiences. (a 75 minute version of Shakespeare’s comedy adapted for young audiences by David Richman). Two performances only at MuCCC Theater: Friday and Saturday, April 3 and 4 at 7:30 PM. Tickets are $12 general admission, $9 seniors (over age 65) and $6 juniors (under age 25)
The Shakespeare Players program of the Rochester Community Players presents Richard II, by William Shakespeare.
Director: Peter Scribner
Richard II and The Henriad
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In 2015, The Shakespeare Players will present the four plays of Shakespeare’s second tetralogy of history plays known as “The Henriad”. The first entry, “Richard II” opens on April 10th at MuCCC. “Henry IV, Parts One and Two” will be performed, in repertory, at Highland Park from June 26th to July 18th. The series concludes with “Henry V” at MuCCC in November.
The first play, “Richard II” chronicles the final two years and the downfall of Richard II, a flawed monarch. Shakespeare, now fully mature as a playwright, graces this play with some of his greatest poetry. Directed by Peter Scribner, this classic open “The Henriad” for 2015.
Performances dates: April 10, 11, 16, 17, 18, 22, 24 and 25 at 7:30 PM; April 12 and 19 at 2:00 PM. Tickets $19 general admission, $14 seniors (over age 65); $9 juniors (under age 25)
AUDITION LISTINGS: the “local talent” page at http://www.theatrerocs.org/ is a good resource for auditions, as is the facebook group https://www.facebook.com/groups/420046351438314/