Art in the Garden: Mother Lear

Art in the Garden: Mother Lear

Art in the Garden

August 24–27 | 6–7:30 p.m.
August 28 | 4–5:30 p.m.
Ticketed Event

Presented in partnership with We Players

In Mother Lear, written and performed by Ava Roy and Courtney Walsh and originally produced by We Players, an irascible middle-aged scholar with dementia communicates with her caretaker daughter using only the text of King Lear, as the two struggle with aging, love, and their own balance of power. Each 50-minute performance is followed by a facilitated discussion with the audience.

The Cast
Courtney Walsh: Lear
Ava Roy: Cordelia

Check back in June for tickets.

Support

Art in the Garden is made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of the Office of the Governor and the New York State Legislature.

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