As the wrongly accused and suffering wife of Shakespeare’s tragic Moor, Othello, Desdemona has long been viewed as the “victim of circumstance.” But as Pulitzer Prize-winner Paula Vogel demonstrates in her comic deconstruction of Shakespeare’s play– aligning tongue-in-cheek humor while raising serious questions as to the role of women through the ages — Desdemona was far from the quivering naif we’ve all come to know.
“Vogel remains one of the smartest, most original and engaging playwrights to come along…” –NY Newsday.
Buy one ticket, get one free for the opening night, Friday, March 3 by using the code BOGO at checkout.
$10 – General Admission
$8 – CLC/Teen/Senior 65+
(includes Eventbrite ticketing fee)
Mar 3rd through 4th
221 N Genesee Street
Waukegan, IL 60085