17916472_10155118653387744_1670583704_oThe Rape of Lucrece

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

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