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Such Sweet Thunder: An Evening Inspired by William Shakespeare Tickets

Such Sweet Thunder: An Evening Inspired by William Shakespeare Tickets
Such Sweet Thunder: An Evening Inspired by William Shakespeare Tickets

About Such Sweet Thunder: An Evening Inspired by William Shakespeare

Experience an electrifying evening as we honor Shakespeare and the 125th Anniversary of DC native, Duke Ellington through a world premiere by Silas Farley set to Duke Ellington’s Shakespearean Suite "Such Sweet Thunder". Timeless tales are brought to life through the artistry and captivating movement on the stage. Iconic pas de deux’s by Sir Kenneth MacMillan ("Romeo & Juliet") and Sir Frederick Ashton ("The Dream") will delight balletomanes and newcomers alike. Brett Ishida returns to TWB with her captivating work when shall we three meet again invoking the opening line of "Macbeth". Silas Farley’s Dowland Dances, originally choreographed and premiered by TWB, featuring the music of Elizabethan composer John Dowland as performed by Sting will return to the stage. This performance is presented as part of the citywide Shakespeare Everywhere Festival.

Start date

October 26th, 2023

End date

October 29th, 2023

Categories

Venue

Warner Theatre

513 13th St NW, Washington, DC, United States, 20004

Tickets

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