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Some Black Storm

The people’s rebellion of Jack Cade against the usurper King Henry VI

“…force perforce I’ll make him yield the crown, whose bookish rule has pulled fair England down.”

A wealthy insurrectionist urges thousands of British citizens from across the country to gather in London. The violence escalates, leaving royal forces outnumbered and overwhelmed. Shakespeare’s language is brought to life in this full-cast reading of a new adaptation of Henry VI, in all its rage, madness, and folly. Featuring Alison Anderson, Mahmoud Hakima, Matthew Kessen, phillip andrew bennett low, Loren Niemi, Matthew Saxe, Mickaylee Shaughnessy, and Rob Ward!

7:30pm on Friday, January 6th at the Phoenix Theater

Tickets are $12, $10 with a Fringe button discount.