The History of King Lear by Nahum Tate
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In a hidden room somewhere within 311 W. 7th Street.
Every weekend in November.
Fridays and Saturdays at 8pm.
Sundays at 5pm.
Industry Night Thursday Nov 12th, 8pm.
Running time: 120 minutes.
In 1681, Nahum Tate took an “unpolisht jewel,” Shakespeare’s King Lear, and modified it for Restoration tastes. The romantic result replaced its original for 157 years.
Now rarely-seen, Tate’s oddity dominated the English stage, eclipsing Shakespeare’s version untilView more
$20-$30 sliding scale
311 W 7th St, Austin, TX 78701