August 8th at 7pm August 11th at 12pm August 16th at 7pm
As part of Shakespeare in the Theater 2018 at The Brick
Featuring : Afton Welch, Alexandra Meritt Mathews, Becca A. Musser, Gabrielle Laurendine, Gianna Cioffi, Kelsea Beck, Lindsay Mayberry, Nell Kessler, and Zoë Maltby Directed by Anthony D. Pound
Join Monsterpiece Theater Collective as it tries to solve Shakespeare's problem play by tearing it down brick by brick. An all female cast takes on Two Gentlemen of Verona, kickin it where it needs to be kicked and lovin it how it should be loved. These 9 warriors set out to confront the poetic words and misogynistic tendencies of the man whose work is constantly referred to as timeless... Is it really? Come see a bunch of girls make Bill Shakes roll over in his grave. Featuring : Afton Welch, Alexandra Meritt Mathews, Becca A. Musser, Gabrielle Laurendine, Gianna Cioffi, Kelsea Beck, Lindsay Mayberry, Nell Kessler, and Zoë Maltby and directed by Anthony D. Pound.
Two (gentlemen) of Verona will play at The Brick (579 Metropolitan Ave at Lorimer Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn) August 8th at 7pm, August 11th at 12pm, and August 16th at 8pm Tickets ($20) may be purchased online at www.bricktheater.com or by calling 866-811-4111.
The Brick is located at 579 Metropolitan Avenue (between Union Avenue and Lorimer Street) in Williamsburg, Brooklyn on the L & G subway lines (L: Lorimer stop; G: Metropolitan stop). For more detailed directions & further information, visit www.bricktheater.com. The Brick and its non-profit company, The Brick Theater, Inc. were founded in September of 2002 by Robert Honeywell and Michael Gardner. Formerly an auto-body shop, a storage space and a yoga center, this brick- walled garage was completely refurbished into a state-of-the-art theater complex, with a large sprung floor and professional lighting and sound package.
Winner of THE 2009 CAFFE CINO FELLOWSHIP AWARD, The Brick is Williamsburg, Brooklyn’s destination for subversive theatrical experiences. Home to the critically acclaimed premieres of Bouffon Glass Menajoree(NY IT Award Winner—Outstanding Play),Samuel & Alasdair: A Personal History of the Robot War (NY IT Award Winner—Outstanding Play), Greed: A Musical Love $tory(NY IT Award Nominee—Outstanding Musical),Red Cloud Rising, Theatre of the Arcade and Suspicious Package (NY IT Award Nominee—Outstanding Play), The Brick has hosted some of downtown theater’s most innovative artists, including Young Jean Lee, The Debate Society, Little Lord, Nellie Tinder, Target Margin Theater, New Georges, Jason Grote, Annie Baker, The Mad Ones and Thomas Bradshaw.