From: November 08 2013 @ 8:00 pm
To: January 25 2014 @ 10:30 pm
WHERE: The Betsy StageAn original adaptation of Shakespeare’s Tragedy of King Lear set in the Wild West The story of Lear as King of the Land and aging father of three daughters is the stuff of fairy tales – a test between love, loyalty and greed. The Betsy Stage has taken Shakespeare’s timeless tale and set it in the Old West. Lear, the owner of The Scarlet Slipper Saloon, puts his three favorite prostitutes to the test as he divides his kingdom. "The Travesty of Lear" is designed to surprise and amuse audiences
From: January 10 2014 @ 10:00 am
To: January 25 2014 @ 5:00 pm
WHERE: Center for the Arts Evergreen 32003B Ellingwood Trail Evergreeen CO 80439
From: January 24 2014 @ 8:00 pm
To: February 09 2014 @ 10:30 pm
WHERE: The Edge Theatre, 1560 Teller Street, Suite 200, Lakewood CO 80214.The Edge Theatre Company presents Orphans by Lyle Kessler directed by Robert Kramer January 17 - February 9, 2014 The Edge Theatre Company presents "Orphans" January 17 through February 9 at 1560 Teller Street in Lakewood. There will be a preview performance on Thursday, January 16 at 8 p.m. Performances are Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m.; Sundays at 6:00 p.m., with two added performances at 2 p.m. on Saturday, February 1 and 8 and a special performance on Monday, January 27 at 8 p.m. There is no performance on Sunday, February 2. Tickets are $20 advance $22 at the door and are available online atwww.theedgetheater.com or by calling 303-232-0363. "Orphans" is the story of Treat (Jack Wefso) and Phillip (Christian Mast), two orphaned brothers who live in their decrepit North Philadelphia row house. They survive on petty thievery and a steady diet of tuna fish and daytime television until the violent older brother decides to kidnap Harold (Rick Yaconis), a notorious Chicago gangster. Harold soon becomes the force that will forever change their lives. "Orphans" was revived on Broadway in 2013 and nominated for Best Revival of a Play as the most talked about darkly comic play of the season. Lyle Kessler began his career as an actor studying with Lee Strasberg. He was accepted into the Director's Unit of the Actors Studio where he wrote and directed his first one act play.
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