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Anne Shuff, Finance & Communications Consultant
Next on Stage: Measure for Measure
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Charles McMahon
March 14 - April 21, 2019
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 7PM
Synopsis & Cast
When the power of the State is put in the service of one man's lust, Shakespeare creates one of his greatest heroines to combat the abuse. Isabella's courage and brilliance are called upon to fight back against power, corruption, and sexual blackmail. This major play in the Bard's canon will surprise and move modern audiences with its timely insights into human motivation and resilience. Measure for Measure will be directed by Charles McMahon and features a cast of Lantern veterans: Chris Anthony as Claudio/Ensemble, Kirk Wendell Brown as Escalus/Ensemble, Ben Dibble as Angelo/Ensemble, Adam Hammet as Pompey/Ensemble, Claire Inie-Richards as Isabella/Ensemble, Anthony Lawton as The Duke/Ensemble, Jered McLenigan as Lucio/Ensemble, and Charlotte Northeast as Mistress Overdone/Marianna/Ensemble. more info
Production photos for this production will be available on Friday, March 15.
Current Press Releases
February 21, 2019
Lantern Theater Company Announces 2019/20 Season; Upcoming Season Features a Mix of Classics and New Work, Including a World Premiere Adaptation, Two Philadelphia Premieres, a Classic Drama, the Lantern's Annual Shakespeare Production, and the Return of a New Holiday Tradition PDF
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Header Photo: Geneviêve Perrier and Charlie DelMarcelle in A Child's Christmas in Wales (2014); Kittson O'Neill, Maxwell Eddy, and Alex Boyle in Arcadia (2014); Damon Bonetti, Daniel Fredrick, and Dave Johnson in The Hound of the Baskervilles (2015); and Kirk Wendell Brown and Peter DeLaurier in The Train Driver (2014). Photos by Mark Garvin.