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The Revenger's Tragedy

Presented by Theatre@First at Unity Somerville, Somerville MA

Sep 11 - 22 2019
The Revenger's Tragedy

Revenge. Clowns. Murder. What could possibly go wrong?

The Revenger's Tragedy, a cynical and satirical twist on the classic revenge tragedy, dates back to the Jacobean era. Don't be fooled by it's age: Thomas Middleton's work isn't the stuffy, stale drama you might expect. After all, murder and betrayal are themes that transcend the passage of so much time.
Set it in a 1940s failing circus, as Mary Parker has done, and Revenger's enhances the performative nature of revenge--in gruesome, violent detail. The tale evolves from the
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$15 general/$12 student and senior

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6 William St, Somerville, MA 02143

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