Frog & Peach Theatre to Kick Off 20th Season with MACBETH
The Frog & Peach Theatre Company will open its 20th season with its new production of Shakespeare's "Macbeth" January 19 through February 12, 2017 at The Sheen Center Black Box Theatre, 18 Bleecker Street (corner of Elizabeth Street) in lower Manhattan. The production, directed by Frog & Peach's co-founder and Artistic Director Lynnea Benson, features a cast of 19, including Erick Gonzalez as Macbeth and Kate T. Billingsley as Lady Macbeth. Performances: Thursdays through Saturdays at 7:30 PM and Sundays at 3 PM. There will be a Gala Performance on Friday, February 3 , at 7 PM,Frog & Peach Theatre Company was founded in 1996 by Lynnea Benson & Ted Zurkowski, Lifetime Members of The Actors Studio and lifelong advocates of Shakespeare in performance. Frog & Peach was born with an idea for making Shakespeare's plays accessible to everyone, regardless of income or diploma. Known for cinematic pace, thrills, and for never "dumbing down" the text, Frog & Peach has been turning regular New Yorkers into Shakespeare fans ever since. For more information please visit www.FrogAndPeachTheatre.org.