Antonio, an anti-Semitic merchant, takes a loan from the Jewish moneylender Shylock to help his friend to court Portia. Antonio can’t repay the loan, and without mercy, Shylock demands a pound of his flesh. The heiress Portia, now the wife of Antonio’s friend, dresses as a lawyer and saves Antonio.
The Shakespeare Company with Hit & Myth
In partnership with The University of Calgary Division of Drama,
School of Creative and Performing Arts
Starring one of Canada’s most renowned stage actors SEANA McKENNA as Shylock and under the deft direction of one of America’s most powerful, innovative leaders, CAREY PERLOFF.
Tickets :$15 to $35
How to get tickets?
Phone: (403) 221 3708
At Vertigo Theatre Box Office
WHEN & WHERE
Date & Time:
November 28 – December 8, 2019
Thursday, November 28 at 7pm – $20 Preview
Nov. 28–30 and Dec. 4–7 at 7 p.m.
Nov. 30, Dec. 1, 7 and 8 at 2:30 p.m.
No performances on Dec. 2–3
Running time: 2.5 Hours (including intermission)
Venue & Address :
The Reeve Theatre
University of Calgary, 210 University Court NW, Calgary
Public Transit accessible