Julius Caesar, Set in All-Girls High School, to Have NY Premiere

Off-Broadway News   Julius Caesar, Set in All-Girls High School, to Have NY Premiere The all-female production from Pocket Universe will debut Off-Broadway this summer.

Pocket Universe is set to stage the New York premiere of a new, all-female production of William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, set at an all-girls high school. Conceived by Alyssa May Gold with direction by Katie Young, the Off-Broadway engagement will play the Access Theater Gallery Space.

Performances are set to run June 21–July 8 with an opening night scheduled for June 23.

The bard’s epic tale of jealousy and betrayal is given a contemporary twist in an all-girls high school, where a group of power-hungry teenagers engage in an unforgiving game of psychological warfare. Six female actors will play all the roles in Gold’s Julius Caesar, with casting to be announced at a later date.

Tickets are now on sale at caesarbeware.com.