Actor’s Shakespeare – Henry VIII

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Directed by Tina Packer, Shakespeare’s rarely-performed final play, Henry VIII, is a sumptuous feast of rite and ritual, encompassing a lethal struggle for power and influence over the King’s soul.

Queen Katherine puts up a valiant fight as he challenges the power of the Roman Catholic Church; meanwhile the second wife waits in the wings. Features ASP Artistic Director Allyn Burrows and Tamara Hickey in the title roles, as well as ASP Company Members Johnnie McQuarley, Bobbie Steinbach, Michael Forden Walker, and Robert Walsh.

Tickets range from $28-$50, with discounts for students, groups, EBT card holders and men named Henry or women named Katherine (or any variation of that name) with ID. Click here for more information or call the box office (866) 811-4111.

Performances take place at The Modern Theatre at Suffolk University, 525 Washington St., Boston. The performance schedule is:

  • Wednesdays, Thursdays & Fridays at 7:30 p.m.
  • Saturdays at 3 & 8 p.m. (12/14 8 p.m. only)
  • Sundays at 2 p.m. with post-show discussion

 

Actor's Shakespeare - Henry VIII
Event Category: Theatre
When: December 11, 2013 ~ January 5, 2014
Where: The Modern Theatre
More Info: http://www.actorsshakespeareproject.org/henryviii


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