1200 Anastasia Avenue
Coral Gables, FL 33134
Performing at GableStage (Jan 12 - Feb 10)
Runtime: 1 Hour 30 Minutes
The American Premiere of a 90-minute, high energy version of the most powerful and important tragedy in the English language, adapted for London's Royal Shakespeare Company by Miami's own Award-Winning playwright, Tarell Alvin McCraney, who will also direct.
After the 5-week run at GableStage, there will be free performances for many thousands of Miami-Dade County Public School students at two other venues--the Joseph Caleb Auditorium in Liberty City and the South Miami-Dade Arts & Cultural Center in Cutler Bay.
"One is humbled afresh by the surge of Shakespeare's poetry, by his tenderness and by his awareness of man and his ways!"
- New York Times
Since 1979, GableStage, formerly known as The Florida Shakespeare Theatre (FST), has been at the forefront of South Florida's cultural renaissance. From its early days of Shakespeare productions at Vizcaya to its beautiful current location at the historic Biltmore Hotel in Coral Gables, it has won critical acclaim for its artistic excellence and has been recognized with numerous Carbonell Awards.