Politics, Prince Hal, and the Making of a Leader Presented Nov. 3

News   Politics, Prince Hal, and the Making of a Leader Presented Nov. 3 On the eve of the U.S. presidential election, the Shakespeare Society presents Politics, Prince Hal, and the Making of a Leader at the Kaye Playhouse Nov. 3.

Tony Award winner Richard Easton (The Coast of Utopia, The Invention of Love) joins All My Sons star Christian Camargo, Elisabeth Waterston (The Tempest) and Jeremy Strong (A Man for All Seasons) to read selections from Henry IV, Parts I and II and Henry V. Show time is 6:30 PM.

Easton will perform the roles of Falstaff and Henry IV from Henry IV in the evening of readings and social commentary about Henry V, who role-played his way from prodigal son to the leader of a nation. Camargo will read the roles of Prince Hal and Henry V, while Waterston will read selections from the role of Katherine, and Strong will read the roles of Poins and Williams.

Editor David Scott Kastan and Yale professor George M. Bodman are also scheduled to take part in the discussion.

Tickets for the evening are available by phoning (212) 772-4448. The presentation is held at the Kaye Playhouse at Hunter College (East 68th Street between Park and Lexington Avenues).

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