The Public Theatre Presents Free Production of A WINTER'S TALE and More in September
Featuring Public Works' signature blend of professional actors, community partner organizations, and special guests, Public Works' THE WINTER'S TALE will explode with authentic performances that come together to tell Shakespeare's beloved fable of hard-won joy and the promise of renewal for just three nights at the Delacorte in Central Park.
THE WINTER'S TALE will feature over 200 New Yorkers from all five boroughs. The five Public Works community partner organizations are Children's Aid Society (Manhattan), DreamYard Project (The Bronx), Fortune Society (Queens), Brownsville Recreation Center (Brooklyn), and Domestic Workers United (all boroughs, including Staten Island).
September 5 - 7 | Tickets are free
New York City Center's
FALL FOR DANCE FESTIVAL
In association with The Public Theater at the Delacorte Theater
Featuring New York City Ballet, Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company, and Lil Buck
Public Forum Drama Club: THE GOOD BOOK
Featuring excerpts from a new play-in-progress by Denis O'Hare ("True Blood," "American Horror Story") and Lisa Peterson (An Iliad). Academy Award winner F. Murray Abraham, historian Margaret Mitchell, author Bruce Feiler, O'Hare, & Peterson lead the cast.
September 15 | Tickets $20 - $50
World Premiere Musical
THE FORTRESS OF SOLITUDE
Book by Itamar Moses | Music and Lyrics by Michael Friedman
Conceived and Directed by Daniel Aukin
Based upon the novel by Jonathan Lethem
Choreographer Camille A. Brown
Starts September 30 | Tickets start at $80
The performances are located at:
The Public Theater
425 Lafayette Street
New York, NY 10003