Directed by: Karthy Chin
The Rape of Lucrece is a narrative poem that follows the rape and tragic death of Lucrece, the wife of a Roman soldier, and the revenge that follows. This modern adaptation condenses the 265-stanza poem to a 30-minute play examining the ways in which agency can be reclaimed by those who experience sexual assault.
Mentor: Clare Preuss
Playwright: William Shakespeare
Adaptation: Gillian Armstrong and Karthy Chin
Cast: Madeleine Brown, Tamara Freeman, Shawn Lall, Annie MacKay, Brittany Miranda, John Wamsley, Cass Van Wyck
Producer: Laura McCallum
Stage Manager: Lucy McPhee
Lighting Design: Alan Trumble
Warnings: This performance contains discussion of sexual assault and trauma.
Duration: 30 minutes.
Schedule: Thursday, May 25- 5:30PM | Friday, May 26- 5:30PM | Saturday, May 27- 5:45PM