Media manipulation. Executive overreach. A populist uprising that takes down a leader with tons of experience but serious image liabilities. Is this 1399, or 2017?

Richard the Second was Madison Shakespeare Company’s first full-length winter production, staged in cooperation with Broom Street Theater. Directed and adapted by Christopher William Wolter, featuring original music and sound design by Left Field, Richard the Second was performed over four weekends in February and March 2017.

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