Elizabeth Rex: Drama About an Actor and The Troubled Queen Elizabeth
$44.00 - $75.00
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Timothy Findley's new play, Elizabeth Rex, imagines the torment experienced by Queen Elizabeth I - the "Virgin Queen" -- on the day her court favorite and rumored lover, the Earl of Essex, was put to death. On that day, the queen was entertained by William Shakespeare's company, and Elizabeth Rex imagines the troubled queen confronting an ailing actor who threatens to expose her secret. Diane D'Aquila, who originated the role of the queen in the play's Stratford Shakespeare Festival premiere, reprises her role for the Chicago Shakespeare Theater production. CST Artistic Director Barbara Gaines directs.
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The last date listed for Elizabeth Rex was Sunday January 22, 2012 / 6:00pm.
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