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King Lear

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Presented by Quantum Theatre at Carrie Blast Furnace, Pittsburgh PA

May 10 2019
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Jun 02 2019
King Lear

Staged amidst the industrial majesty of the Carrie Blast Furnaces, this tight, physical edit of Shakespeare’s text continues Quantum’s tradition of re-envisioning Shakespeare.

Staged amidst the industrial majesty of the Carrie Blast Furnaces, this tight, physical edit of Shakespeare’s text continues Quantum’s tradition of re-envisioning Shakespeare and highlighting the vastness and intimacy of this iconic portrayal of grief, loss, family values gone awry, and descent into madness. King Lear stars Bricolage Production Company’s Co-Founders Jeffrey Carpenter and Tami Dixon as Lear and The Fool alongside a stellar local cast.

May 10 – June 02

Tickets: $60

ADMISSION INFO

SPECIAL NIGHTS:
Pay What You Can Night
Wednesday, May 8
You choose the price for this preview performance of King Lear. Tickets will be available online a few weeks in advance in fixed denominations or we will accept cash or check of any amount at the door.

Meet the Editors
Wednesday, May 22
Join Jim Kincaid and Julian Markels, editors our King Lear, for a pre-show discussion about Shakespeare’s masterpiece and the themes they sought to bring to the foreground with their new treatment

Sunday Q&A ($43 ticket)
Sunday, May 12
Experience a question-and-answer session with the cast & director.

Quantum Quaff ($63 ticket)
Thursday, May 16
Indulge in a pre-show wine tasting.

Quantum on the Couch ($55 ticket)
Saturday, May 18
Engage with a post-show analysis

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

Additional time info:

SPECIAL NIGHTS:
Pay What You Can Night
Wednesday, May 8
You choose the price for this preview performance of King Lear. Tickets will be available online a few weeks in advance in fixed denominations or we will accept cash or check of any amount at the door.

Meet the Editors
Wednesday, May 22
Join Jim Kincaid and Julian Markels, editors our King Lear, for a pre-show discussion about Shakespeare’s masterpiece and the themes they sought to bring to the foreground with their new treatment

Sunday Q&A ($43 ticket)
Sunday, May 12
Experience a question-and-answer session with the cast & director.

Quantum Quaff ($63 ticket)
Thursday, May 16
Indulge in a pre-show wine tasting.

Quantum on the Couch ($55 ticket)
Saturday, May 18
Engage with a post-show analysis

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

Carrie Blast Furnace

Carrie Furnace Blvd Rankin, PA 15104, Pittsburgh, PA

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

For information about accessibility, please call 412.362.1713.

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