We are such stuff
As dreams are made on, and our little life
Is rounded with a sleep.
(The Tempest Act IV, scene i)
By William Shakespeare
Directed by Brooke Ferguson and Carmine Lavieri
Shakespeare’s last play (written in 1610-11) and maritime romance of shipwrecks, sorcery, and spirits will be staged by the Teen Company in June. Set at sea and on a remote island, our production will be inspired by the Connecticut shipping and whaling industries of the nineteenth century.
Preview performance on Thursday, June 20, at 6:00 p.m.
Performances on Friday and Saturday, 21 and 22, at 7:00 p.m.
and on Sunday, June 23, at 2:00 p.m.
All performances are on the grounds of the New Britain Museum of American Art at 56 Lexington Street. Patrons are welcome to bring chairs or blankets for seating. Rain location indoors.
Performances are open to the public. A $10 donation is suggested, but guests are welcome to pay what they can and donations in any amount are graciously accepted. Concessions will be available, but bringing food or drink is welcome.