Arts Partner: The Acting Company

“A play that, though written four hundred years ago, might have been written for the era of #MeToo.” – The New Yorker

Written by William Shakespeare
Directed by Janet Zarish

Running in rotating repertory with Native Son, Shakespeare’s strikingly current play speaks powerfully about impossible moral choices in the story of the devout novice Isabella, whose faith is tested when her brother is sentenced to death for impregnating Juliet out of wedlock. When the outwardly virtuous leader Angelo propositions Isabella in exchange for his release, she must consider whether upholding her holy vows is worth her innocent brother’s life.

Cast: Anthony Bowden, Jason Bowen, Rebekah Brockman, Laura Gragtmans, Lorenzo Jackson, Henry Jenkinson, Galen Ryan Kane, Sam Lilja, Keshav Moodliar, Katherine Renee Turner

Running Time: Approximately 100 minutes without an intermission

**Please Note: Recommended for ages 13 and up**

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  • July 15, 2019
    7:00 pm

Event Location


229 West 42nd Street, New York, New York, 10036, United States