Bringing the Magic of the Blackfriars Playhouse to Your Home
The Academy Center of the Arts has partnered with American Shakespeare Center and the Virginia Commission of the Arts to present two digital performances of American Shakespeare Center’s repertoire to area students from the safety and comfort of their homes.
Using the login credentials below, you may access the following digital performances anytime starting Monday, March 15, 2021 at 12PM EST – Friday, March 19, 2021 at no cost.
If truth has lost its meaning, how long can love survive? Evil is everywhere in Shakespeare’s great tragedy of racism and jealousy, as the love of Othello and Desdemona is destroyed by envy, and fact is twisted by innuendo. You’ll find yourself on the edge of your seat as the deadly machinations unfold.
Shipwrecked Viola is in love with Orsino… who is in love with Olivia … who is in love with Cesario … who is secretly Viola disguised as a man.
In a world turned upside down, what could possibly go wrong (or right?).