Shakespearean Tragedy Heading for BlueBarn

BLUEBARN THEATRE Proudly Presents:

King Lear
by William Shakespeare
March 24th-April 16th, 2022

Performances

Thursdays -Saturday@ 7:30pm; Sun April 3rd@ 2:00pm; Sun April 10th@ 2pm
Virtual Presentation available beginning April 15th@ 7:30
ASL Interpreted Performance-Friday, April 8th@ 7:30

About King Lear

BLUEBARN takes on Shakespeare’s most intimate embrace of heights and depths of human experience with King Lear. When an aging monarch decides to divide his kingdom between his three daughters, chaos reigns, madness is ascendant and love’s labours come to nothing.

“When we are born, we cry that we are come to this great stage of fools”

About the Production

BLUEBARN’s production of King Lear features performances by Thomas Becker, Thomas Gjere, Delaney Jackson, Ryan Kathman, Melissa King, Matthew Kischer, Ashley Kobza, Mike Leaman, Josh Peyton, Paul Shaw, Brent Spencer, Shane Staiger, Michael Trunta, and Fred Vogel.

Directed by Jill Anderson.
Dramaturgy by D. Scott Glasser.
Set and lighting design by Steven Williams.
Costume design by Jill Anderson and Katherine Neary.
Fight Choreography by Terry Doughman.
Special Effects/Fight Assist by Wes Clowers.
Music by Vince Krysl.
Sound design by Bill Kirby.
Properties by Amy Reiner.
Scenic Arts by Craig Lee.

Seating & Tickets

Attendance is free to TruBLU members and $35 for General Admission tickets. Educator/Healthcare Workers/Military Personnel tickets are available for $30. To reserve and/or purchase your tickets, visit our website, www.bluebarn.org/tickets, or call the box office at (402) 345-1576, M-F between 10am-4pm. Covid vaccination required to attend any show at the BLUEBARN Theatre. You will be asked to show your vaccination card at the box office when you check-in. Masks will be required for King Lear.

King Lear is generously sponsored by:

Immanuel Communities
James and Susan Tracy Charitable Foundation
Dr. Bill Hutson
Nebraska Arts Council
Nebraska Cultural Endowment

BLUEBARN Theatre is located at 1106 S 10th St in Omaha, NE.

Deck the Halls or Die Hard

BLUEBARN THEATRE Proudly Presents:

The Return of Our Holiday Smash Hit

A Very Die Hard Christmas
by Jeff Schell and the Habit

November 26th-December 19th, 2021
Wednesdays-Saturdays at 7:30pm
Sundays: 11/28 at 2pm| 12/5 at 2pm & 6pm | 12/12 & 12/19 at 2pm
No show Thursday 12/2

Forty Floors of Sheer Adventure!

Tickets
General Admission($35) and Educator|Healthcare|Military($30)

Tickets are available at bluebarn.org or through the box office @ (402) 345-1576.

About the Play
The Best. Holiday Show. Ever. Based on the Best. Christmas. Movie. Of All Time. Is. Back! Join us once again at Nakatomi Plaza! It’s John McClane versus Hans Gruber with Christmas itself on the line! Grab your Twinkies, your cocaine, and your favorite explosive device for our star-studded remount of A Very Die Hard Christmas.

About the Production
A Very Die Hard Christmas features Hughston Walkinshaw, Katie Becker-Colón, Theresa Sindelar, Josh Peyton, Jonathan Purcell, Ronnie Shelley-Perez, Diane Watson, Raydell Cordell III, Bill Grennan, Todd Brooks, Kerron Stark, Don Harris, Therese Rennels, J.J. Davis, and Wai Yim. Directed by Susan Clement. Dramaturgy by Barry Carman. Sound Design by Bill Kirby. Properties by Amy Reiner. Set Design by Bob Donlan. Lighting Design by Josh Mullady. Costume Design by Jenny Pool. Choreography by Melanie Walters. Fight Direction by Ezra Colón.

ASL interpreted performance Thursday, Dec. 16th.

BlueBarn Theatre is located at 1106 S 10th St in Omaha, NE.