ANTONY & CLEOPATRA
Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Petronia Paley
Take Wing And Soar Productions presents Shakespeare's ANTONY & CLEOPATRA starring Michael Early and Debra Ann Byrd. | He is a Roman general, handsome and brave. She is the Queen of Egypt, beautiful, and proud. Together they will defy the power of an Emperor. Together they will destroy that which they strive to uphold. Join us as award winning actress and director Petronia Paley leads The TWAS Classical Actors of Color in Shakespeare’s iconic tale of passion and power, love and loss.
DATES & TIMES: March 17th – March 27th, 2011
03/17/2011 @ 7:00 pm | Black Tie Opening Night Gala - Honors Presented
03/18/2011 @ 8:00 pm | Meet the Designers Wine & Cheese Chat
03/19/2011 @ 2:00 pm
03/19/2011 @ 8:00 pm
03/20/2011 @ 3:00 pm | Post Show Talk Back with the Artists
03/23/2011 @ 10:00am | Shakespeare for Kids Day
03/23/2011 @ 8:00 pm | DCA Community Night
03/24/2011 @ 8:00 pm
03/25/2011 @ 8:00 pm
03/26/2011 @ 2:00 pm
03/26/2011 @ 8:00 pm
03/27/2011 @ 3:00 pm | Closing Night / Swan Day honoring Women in the Arts
THEATRE: The Poet's Den Theater
309 East 108th Street, East Harlem, NY [Just Off 2nd Avenue]
TICKETS: Gala Reception + Performance $50; Wine & Cheese Reception $25;
General Admission $18; Students & Seniors $15;
TDF Vouchers Accepted; Group Sales Available.
RESERVATIONS: TheaterMania.com (212) 352-3101
[Group Sales Available for Groups of 10+ ]
Call 212-696-6575 to book your group in advance.
THE CAST: Michael Early* as Antony and Debra Ann Byrd* as Cleopatra with Althea Alexis*, Andi Bohs, Nehassaiu deGannes*, Andre Dell, Lawrence Floyd*, Terrell M. Green, David Heron*, Aixa Kendrick, Mark Lang, Gerrad Lobo, Tom Martin, Alejandro Santoni, Norman Anthony Small, Amar Srivastava*, Carsey Walker, Jr.*, Renauld White*, Karl O'Brian Williams, Natasha Yannacanedo*.
THE COMPANY: Producer/Artistic Diretor - Debra Ann Byrd, Co-producer - Sheila Speller, Director - Petronia Paley, Dramaturg - Dr. Mark Ringer, Scenic Design - Heather Wolensky, Light Design - James Carter, Costume Design - David Withrow, Sound Design - David D. Wright, Stage Manager - Annette Nelson-Wright, Press Agent - Penny Landau/MAYA PR, Marketing & Promotions - Natalie Clarke, Adminitration and Crew: … LaZette McCants, Flora Gillard, Mercedes Ayala, Norman Anthony Small, Jr., Shaina Simmons, Samuel L. Billups, Joshua Glenn, Julius Hollingsworth, dagrafix designs, ltd.