THE CORTEZ METHOD World Premiere Continues at Orlando Shakespeare Theater Through 9/22
Now celebrating its 25th Anniversary Season, Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF has grown into one of the region's most acclaimed Equity theaters producing classic, contemporary, and children's plays. Under the leadership of Artistic Director Jim Helsinger and Managing Director PJ Albert, Orlando Shakespeare Theater continues to provide an innovative world-class theatrical experience to its patrons, while showcasing William Shakespeare's legacy as the cornerstone of the company. Through Harriett's New Play Series, Orlando Shakespeare Theater has garnered national recognition for the development of over 100 new works within the past 10 years. Orlando Shakes also provides immersive educational programming serving Central Florida schools and the local community at large.
From August 29 to September 22, Thursday through Saturday at 7:30 with a 2 PM Sunday matinee and a seniors Wednesday matinee on 9/4 at 2 PM, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater will be putting on THE CORTEZ METHOD at the Orlando Shakespeare Theater in the Mandell Studio Theater, Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 East Rollins Street, Orlando, FL.
THE CORTEZ METHOD is a World Premiere dark comedy that questions what happens when bad decisions are made for the right reasons. Sara and Bill are eagerly awaiting the arrival of their new baby, when an unexpected visit from Bill's older brother, Walter, upends their hopeful future by shedding light on their troubled past. Keefe's play forces audiences to deal with infidelity, prescription drugs, home improvement, and the dysfunctional family in the middle of it all.