By John Murrell
Directed by Diana Leblanc
July 13 to September 27
Opens July 30
Approximate running time:
2 hrs, including one interval
About the Play
An aging and disenchanted professor whose career is on the wane agrees to tutor the university president’s son, Murph, who is floundering in his freshman English course and in his life. A chasm of difference lies between teacher and student, yet as they explore Othello
together, both draw new strength from Shakespeare’s extraordinary insights.Read More
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Most suitable for ages 12 and up. The dialogue contains occasional strong language.
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