Arena Theater

Arena Theater 2013-2014 Season


Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare

Nov 1-2, 6-9

Set against the violence of their feuding families, two lovers attempt to find a way to love each other in Shakespeare's greatest tragedy. 

The Liar

adapted by David Ives from the comedy by Pierre Corneille 

Feb 14-15, 19-22

Paris, 1643.  Dorante is charming, handsome...and a pathological liar.  Will he be able to keep his stories straight long enough to get the girl?  Lies, confusion, and double talk tumble out in this riotous French farce.  

Doubt- a parable

by John Patrick Shanley

April 4-5, 9-12

When suspicion begins at a Catholic school in the Bronx, the power of words becomes sharper than any sword.  Is proof necessary?  Shanley's play is a taut thriller about uncovering the truth in the world of accusation.   

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