THE CITY OF MELBOURNE PROUDLY SUPPORTS MELBOURNE SHAKESPEARE COMPANY’S
26th MAY – 6th JUNE
This autumn Melbourne Shakespeare Company are bringing our high energy, ensemble productions inside for our first ever studio production King Lear.
King Lear is a tender, violent, and intimate exploration of old age portrayed in all its vulnerability, pride, folly and wisdom, played by matriarch of the Melbourne theatre stage Evelyn Krape. The multiple Green Room award winning actor will take on one of the greatest roles in literature for a limited run of just 10 performances at Fortyfivedownstairs.
“A production people will be talking about for years to come. Completely unmissable.” – City Confidential
“Never a dull moment, every beat of the performance was a fantastic tribute to Shakespeare” – Australian Stage
“ So much heart and conviction that it gave me goosebumps. ” – Onya Magazine
WARNING: This production is not suitable for children.
And don’t forget….
After an incredible online season our radio production of Hamlet closes TODAY (25th April).
This immersive audio experience features some of Australia’s best loved actors and original score by Thomas Kunz.