The Department of Theater presents Pilot's Thumb, a lecture-demonstration on Macbeth and the three witches, on Friday, April 2nd at 8 pm, Saturday, April 3rd at 2 pm and 8 pm, and Sunday, April 4th, at 2 pm in the Frear Ensemble Theater in the Lang Performing Arts Center.
Senior honors acting students Sam Dingman, Felicia Leicht, Adrienne Mackey, and Audrey Pernell will present this cautionary tale as the culmination of their extensive research into Shakespeare's Scottish play, addressing such questions as: how much power do the witches have over Macbeth? Is Macbeth truly a cursed play? What is the nature of time in Macbeth? Directed by Dan Rothenberg.
Sound design by Nick Kourtides and James Sugg. Lighting design by James Murphy and the Lighting Design class (THEA 4b). Costume design by Susan Smythe. Assistant director: Sarah Yardney. Stage manager: Ben Camp. This event is free and open to the public.
Location: Frear Ensemble Theatre
Dates: April 2, 2004 - April 4, 2004
Times: Friday at 8 pm, Saturday at 2 pm and 8 pm, Sunday at 2 pm