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Richard III

  • by William Shakespeare
  • directed by Jacob Janssen​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​
  • Richard, Duke of Gloucester, conspires, manipulates, and murders his way onto the English throne, making more than a few enemies along the way. Can Richard rule England? Or will his misdeeds undo him? This Shakespearean classic explores the effects of morality, or lack thereof, in a political state.
  • January 27, 2017 - February 05, 2017
  • Previews : 1/25 & 1/26
  • WED - SAT at 7:30 PM
    SUN at 2 PM​
  • In the Healy Theatre
  • (773) 325-7900
  • Themes: What gives someone the right to rule?​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

    The cast features
    Anna Connelly (Lady Anne, Prince Edward), Delaney Feener (Richard III), Danny Gadaj (Buckingham), Elliot Gross (Ratcliff, King Edward, Brackenbury), Marjorie Muller (Queen Elizabeth), Samantha Newcomb (Queen Margaret, Lord Mayor), Skylar Okerstrom-Lang (Catesby, Rivers), Emma Page (Young Elizabeth/Grey/Scrivener), Dekyi Ronge (D​uchess of York, Murderer 1), Shea Petersen (Stanley, Clarence, Young York), Chandler Smith (Dorset, Bishop, Murderer 2), and Nick Trengove (Hastings, Richmond, Tyrrel).

    The production team includes scenic design by Jennifer Wernau, costume design by Elizabeth Martinez, lighting design by Jack Riley, sound design by Connor Wang, dramaturgy by Mariah Schultz, and stage management by Maggie Hoffecker.​

    Accessibility Services and Interpreted Performances:

    If you require wheelchair accessible and/or companion seating, or have any other hearing or vision needs, please let us know when you reserve your tickets so that we can make sure you visit to our theatre is an excellent one. Discounted tickets are available for patrons with disabilities, and their guests. Assisted listening devices are available to patrons upon request. ​

    Audio Description Services:

    The performance of Richard III on 2/3 at 7:30 PM will include a live audio-description of the visual and physical events on-stage for patrons who are blind or have low vision. We also invite you to join us that day for a pre-performance program with a touch tour, which begins at 6 PM in the Fullerton Stage lobby. The touch tour program will include information about the characters and design choices that add to the world of the play. Patrons who are participating in the audio-described event may also request the playbill in Braille, large print, and audio formats. Please indicate interest in the Touch Tour when you order your tickets. Call our Box Office at (773) 325-7900.​​

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