Julius Caesar

Winner of Ivey Award for Inventive Reinterpretation

In a free country, a popular political leader reaches for absolute power. Former friends must decide: loyalty or patriotism? Honor or ambition? Blood is shed in the name of the public good, the country plunges into civil war, and a noble person faces a tragic undoing.

Pre- and Post-Show Discussions:

Saturday, April 28
Pre-show panel discussion: 6:30pm
Topic: “Why do all-female Shakespeare?”
Featuring: Carolyn Levy (Hamline University), Darcey Engen (Augsburg College) and Sonja Kuftinec (University of Minnesota)

Sunday, April 29
Post-show panel discussion: 4:30pm
Topic: “Women and Political Power”
Featuring: Shakopee City Councilor Pamela Punt, Minnesota State Representative Erin Murphy, Minnesota Senator Patricia Torres Ray and more

Cast:

Kirby Bennett Anissa Siobhan Brazill Laura Delventhal Abby DeSanto Rachel Finch Brigid Kelley Katherine Kupiecki Ariel Leaf Carin Leonard-Gorrill Julie Ann Nevill Stacey Poirier Victoria Pyan Roneet Aliza Rahamim Noë Tallen Katie Willer

Creative Team:

Emily Arachtingi Ursula Bowden Stephanie Brown Julia Carlis Meredith Gillies Kit Gordon Anita Kelling Crystal Schneider David Schneider

Press:

Press Release Review: Minneapolis StarTribune Article: Twin Cities Daily Planet Article: Lavender Magazine Article: ArtsAmerica Trailer

April 21, 2012
7:30 pm
Opening Night Gala
April 22, 2012
2:00 pm
April 25, 2012
7:30 pm
Free Wine Wednesday
April 26, 2012
7:30 pm
April 27, 2012
7:30 pm
Free Beer Friday
April 28, 2012
7:30 pm
Pre-Show Panel Discussion
April 29, 2012
2:00 pm
Post-Show Panel Discussion
May 2, 2012
7:30 pm
Free Wine Wednesday
May 3, 2012
7:30 pm
Pay What You Can
May 4, 2012
7:30 pm
Free Beer Friday
May 5, 2012
7:30 pm
May 6, 2012
2:00 pm

...the production seemed to negate the question of gender altogether.

W. Randall Beard Minneapolis Star Tribune

I've seen 'Julius Caesar' three times and this is the first time it made sense to me.

Christine Johnson Audience review

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