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The Experimental Theater of Vassar College presents Measure for Measure, February 28-29 -March 1

by William Shakespeare

co-directed by Darrell James and Shona Tucker

February 28, 29 and March 1, 2012

8:00 pm

The Martel Theater (located inside the Vogelstein Center for Drama and Film)

Open to the campus and public.

A note from the Dramaturg,  Emily MacLeod '12

Plays today are rarely forced into genres of comedy, tragedy and history the way Shakespeare's were. As Shakespeare's last comedy

(based on the classical definition), Measure for Measure is ahead of its time, blending humor and pathos with passion and intensity.

The 'problems' are what makes it a play more resonant with our world today than it was four hundred years ago. 

Reservations: 845-437-5599, boxoffice@vassar.edu

All production information is subject to change. Reservations are accepted two weeks prior to opening night. Individuals with disabilities requiring accommodations or information on accessibility should contact the Box Office at the time of making a reservation.