The Lion In Winter

Mainstage


Opening Date: 04/05/2013 Closing Date: 04/21/2013 Performance Times:

Fridays and Saturday at 8:00PM
Sundays at 2:00PM.

Ticket Prices:

Reserved seating - $20Adult, $18Senior/Student

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Authors/Playwrights: James Goldman
Show Description:

Set during Christmas in 1183 in medieval France, King Henry II’s sons battle, not only for the position of “successor to the throne,” but also for parental affection. Familial competition is truly a high art in this articulate work of distinctive language and caustic wit. The King’s estranged wife favors their eldest son, while Henry champions his youngest as his heir. With intelligence and humor, this fictional play presents a historically accurate picture which still resonates with relevance today. These characters from 800 years ago still quarrel with spouses, compete with annoying siblings, indulge in adultery and sexual experimentation, and struggle to balance work and family. This quintessential drama of domestic turmoil and competing ambitions is as ageless as civilization.

Directed by: Ana Kalet Cast:

Henry - Roger Dornbierer
Eleanor – Marina Vrahnos
Alais – Becca Dognall
Richard – Rupert Hinton
Geoffrey – Mark Kalet
Phillip – Derek Mazukiewicz
John – PJ Campacci

Crew:

Producer – Marie Fiorello
Director – Ana Kalet
Stage Manager – Amy Brandt
Set Design - Guy Suabadissen
Lighting Design - Dan Schulze
Sound Design - Eric Fischer

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