Jul
3
2012

The TEMPest Playing July 5th to August 26th, 2012

William Shakespeare’s

The Tempest

Directed by Jeannette Lambermont-Morey

Music by Cathy Elliott

Starring Greg Malone as Prospero

Photo by Micaela Morey

New World Theatre Project opens its 2012 season with a Newfoundland inspired production of William Shakespeare’s The Tempest, starring Greg Malone as Prospero.  In honour of the 400th anniversary of the first contact between John Guy and the Beothuk in Cupids, Newfoundland, this dramatic re-imagining is conceived and directed by Jeannette Lambermont-Morey, with a score composed by Mi’kmaq artist, Cathy Elliott, who also plays Ariel.  Featuring Jake Bradbury, Courtney Brown, Neil Butler, Gabriella Colavecchio, Liam Dawson, Cathy Elliott, Jerry Etienne, Brian Marler, Stan Nochasak and Paul Rowe, with costume design by Peggy Hogan.

Believed by some to be the last play Shakespeare wrote (between 1610 – 1611), The Tempest was first published in 1623 in the First Folio.

For show dates and times, click on the 2012 Schedule Tab.  Tickets can be purchased at the LSPU Hall box office online or by phone at 709-753-4531.  Tickets also available at Cupid’s Haven the day of the show.

 

 

 

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