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Three Daughters.  Two Liars.  And a King grown old but not wise.  | KING LEAR directed by Shakespearean actor and director Timothy D. Stickney tells a poignant tale of tragedy, murder, greed, power, madness, and ungrateful children!  Can a man of power, give away that which makes him powerful, and still rule?  Join the TWAS Classical Actors of Color as they share the stage with Tony Award winning Actress Trezana Beverley as she takes on the role of a King gone mad, in one of the greatest plays in world drama. 

 

Wednesday - Saturday at 8pm; Saturday at 2pm; Sunday at 3pm | Opening Night Gala - Tuesday, February 24th |  Gala Seats: $50; General Admission: $18 Adults; $15 Students and Seniors; TDF Vouchers accepted.  Group Sales (212) 696-6572.  Credit Card Sales Smarttix.com (212) 868-4444 | February 20th - March 1st 2009. 

February 20 thru

March 1

2009

PRESS RELEASE PHOTOS & BIOS TRAVEL TO VENUE LEAR_BNR_footer748

THE COMPANY OF

KING LEAR

 

Artistic Director & Producer

Debra Ann Byrd

 

Producers: 

Flora Gillard &  Jackie Jeffries

 

Associate Producer:

David Weaver

 

Written By: William Shakespeare

Directed By: Timothy D. Stickney

Dramaturgy: Mark Ringer

Scenic Design: Pavlo Bosyy

Costume Design: Ali Turns

Light Design: Joyce Liao

Sound Design: David D. Wright

Fight Director: Jim Robinson

Original Artwork: John Pirtel

Press Rep:

MayaPR/Penny Landau

Marketing  Promotion: Natalie Clarke

Stage Manager: Norman A. Small

Technical Director: 

Carlos Castillo

Scenic Artists: Bosyy, Serhiy Ovechko, Carlos Castilo, Katie ChaiI,  and Debra Ann Byrd

 

TWAS Legal Representation

Jenny J. Sherman, Esq.

PROGRAM NOTE

THE CAST

Starring: 

Trezana Beverley*

as King Lear

 

Featuring:

James Edward Becton*, Leon Addison Brown*, Freeman Borden, Alvin Chan, Matthew Cohn, Jim DeMonic, Lawrence Floyd*, Mary Hodges*, Robin LeMon*, Jennifer Le Blanc*, Anja Lee*, Marcus Lorenzo, Tom Martin, Morgan McGuire, Khemali Murray*, Mark Ringer, Declan Sammon, J. H. Smith III*, Chris Triana, Armand Valdes, Kari Nicole Washington*, Bryan Webster*

 

*Member AEA

National Black Theatre

2031 Fifth Avenue

New York, NY 10035

[Bet. 125th & 126th Sts.]