The ninth season of Trinity Shakespeare Festival will present Richard III and Measure for Measure in repertory June 13-July 2. Performances of Richard III are in the Marlene and Spencer Hays Theatre and performances of Measure for Measure are in the Jerita Foley Buschman Theatre, both in Ed Landreth Hall, 2800 S. University Dr. on the Texas Christian University campus. Performances are at 7:30 p.m. each evening, with 2:30 p.m. matinees on Sundays. Tickets are $15 for students, $25 for adults and $20 for seniors (60 and older), and may be purchased at www.trinityshakes.org or (817) 257-8080.
Richard III, directed by Stephen Brown-Fried, is Shakespeare’s unflinching look at power and corruption. Brown-Fried previously directed TSF’s record-setting production of A Midsummer Night’s Dream and other TSF productions, including Much Ado About Nothing, Macbeth, The Merchant of Venice and Julius Caesar. The scenic design is by Brian Clinnin; lighting design is by Tristan Decker; costume design is by Aaron Patrick DeClerk; sound design is by Kate Marvin; and choreography is by Kelsey Milbourn.