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Shakespeare In The Park King Lear Optimist Theatre Marcus Center

Optimist Theatre King Lear

Milwaukee's Optimist Theatre Presents Shakespeare in the Park: "King Lear"
by William Shakespeare

A searing epic of loyalty, power and madness, good and evil, justice and cruelty, misogyny, social class, and compassion.

Starring James Pickering

*Member, Actors’ Equity Association

The Marcus Center for the Performing Arts is a non-profit organization and asks that you leave your adult beverages at home. You can purchase wine, beer and cocktails from Sazama’s Rivers Edge Patio. Proceeds from sales help offset expenses and ensure the continued success of the Marcus Center and its resident groups (including Optimist Theater). Please do your part to support this event.

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Free Event

Peck Pavilion

Jul 5, 2018 - Jul 21, 2018

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