FLATTERY IN FRIENDSHIP, A Shakespearean Showcase Comes to The Nubox Theater

The event is set for December 9.

By: Nov. 24, 2023

FLATTERY IN FRIENDSHIP, A Shakespearean Showcase Comes to The Nubox Theater

RiffRaff NYC Presents "Flattery in Friendship: An Evening of Scenes, Monologues, and Songs" by William Shakespeare at The Nubox Theater in Hell's Kitchen.

RiffRaff NYC, a new production company dedicated to the inclusion and promotion of immigrant artists, is delighted to announce their upcoming showcase, "Flattery in Friendship: An Evening of Scenes, Monologues, and Songs" by the timeless playwright, William Shakespeare. The highly anticipated event is scheduled for December 9th at The Court Square Theater and promises to be an unforgettable celebration of good company, good wine, good welcome, and good people.

Directed by Chloe Champken, and produced by immigrant actors Joe Staton and Dorothea Gloria, "Flattery in Friendship" will feature captivating excerpts from some of Shakespeare's most beloved works, including Romeo and Juliet, A Midsummer Night's Dream, Macbeth, As You Like It, Much Ado About Nothing, King John, Timon of Athens, and Henry VI Part 3. This carefully curated selection is set to transport audiences into the enchanting world of Shakespearean drama, love, and humor.

True to RiffRaff's ethos of accessibility and inclusivity, the event will offer a "pay what you can" ticketing system, allowing individuals from all walks of life to partake in the cultural extravaganza. The Company is dedicated to fostering a diverse and global community, which is reflected in the eclectic ensemble of talented actors hailing from different corners of the world.

The stellar cast includes Max Johnsson, Justin Viz, Danielle Kendler-Rhodes, Joe Mosley, Patrick Troy-Brandt, Chrysi Sylaidi, Russell Legaspi, Juliana Wheeler, Benedetta Spinetti, Joel Watson, Joe Staton, Mila Besson, Dorothea Gloria, Taylor Hilliard, Adriana Ellis, Haraban Luyat, Gilda Mercado, Gwendolyn Fitz, Annasole Podesta, John Rearick, Gal Yosepov, and Gabriel Saint Clair. With their diverse backgrounds and exceptional artistry, the cast is poised to deliver an unforgettable performance that transcends cultural boundaries and resonates with audiences worldwide.

"We are thrilled to present 'Flattery in Friendship' as a tribute to the enduring power of Shakespeare's timeless works. This showcase is not just about the brilliance of the Bard's writing, but also about fostering a sense of camaraderie and appreciation for the arts within our community."

The evening will also serve as a fundraiser for future events!

Don't miss the opportunity to be a part of this extraordinary celebration of the arts and human connection. Join RiffRaff on December 9th at The Court Square Theatre for an evening of theatrical magic, where "Flattery in Friendship" promises to delight, inspire, and leave a lasting impression.

For more information and ticket bookings, go to: https://tinyurl.com/fifriffraff

 




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