Tennessee Shakespeare Company Resurrects "Richard III"

Oct 18, 2014

Tennessee Shakespeare Company opens its seventh season with a resurrection of William Shakespeare’s Richard III  at Germantown Performing Arts Center over Halloween.

Credit Richard III bones

Tennessee Shakespeare Company is using the recent discovery of the burial place of the historical Richard III to inform their season opener of the literary Richard, Halloween weekend at GPAC. In this interview, TSC founder and producing artistic director (and title character in this play) Dan McCleary talks about playing Richard, the historical vs. the Shakespearean character, and the challenge of integrating archeology and literature.

Richard III is at GPAC for 3 shows only, October 30 and 31 and November 1, all shows at 7 pm.

For tickets, 901-759-0604, or http://www.tnshakespeare.org