BAM Harvey Theater
Jan 7–12; 14–18, 21–25; 28–31; Feb 1; Feb 4–8 at 7:30pm
Jan 12, 19, 26; Feb 2 & 9 at 3pm
Jan 18 & 25; Feb 1 & 8 at 2pm
(press previews Jan 12, 14, and 15)
Tickets: $25, 45, 75, 105 (weekday); $35, 55, 90, 125 (weekend)
(prices subject to change after Dec 1)
BAM is accompanying the US premier of Chichester Festival Theatre’s King Lear with a series of special events:
BAM Theater Gala
Feb 6 at 5:30pm (7:30pm performance)
Chair: Gary G. Lynch, Bank of American Merrill Lynch
Leadership Gala support: Bank of America
Talk: King Lear – A look into the BAM Hamm Archives
with James Shapiro and Sharon Lehner. Jan 30 at 6pm.
BAM Fisher (Fishman Space, 321 Ashland Pl)
Tickets: $15 ($7.50 for Friends of BAM)
Shakespeare scholar James Shapiro and BAM archivist Sharon Lehner explore the vast history of King Lear at BAM, from an 1862 performance featuring Edwin Forrest to this season’s production with Frank Langella and Chichester Festival Theatre.
King Lear: Behind the Scenes
with Neil Kutner, Audrey Hoo, and Elizabeth Moreau. Feb 1, 9am—6pm.
Tickets: $80 (includes pre-performance class, ticket to the 2pm performance,
and post-performance wrap-up)
Actors, directors, arts administrators, and theater enthusiasts get an inside look at how a play gets mounted at BAM, from budgeting to design to production management, and more. BAM’s Director of Production Neil Kutner and Production Supervisors Audrey Hoo and Elizabeth Moreau focus specifically on this season’s production of King Lear, featuring Frank Langella.
This class is for ages 18 and up.
Tue, Feb 4, 2014 at 11:30am, BAM Harvey Theatre
Tickets: $14, Ages: Grades 9—12 Schools ONLY