Usually, Shakespeare’s expert touch amplified a borrowed legend thousand-fold.

Every once in a while, however, his touch corrupted the truth.

This summer, see majesty the way it was always meant to be spelled.


Coming in July to Milwaukee’s Peck Pavilion at Marcus Center, before select performances of Optimist Theatre’s King Lear.

Sunday, July 8th at at 6:40 pm
Thursday, July 12th at 7:10 pm
Sunday, July 15th at 6:40 pm
Thursday, July 19th at 7:10 pm

Both Leir and Lear are free and open to the public.

Featuring Ian Hathway, Maria Cina, Marie Freese, Bri Hunter, and Jason Compton. Hosted by Francisco Torres. Directed by Emily Morrison Weeks.

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