March 8, 2018 to March 11, 2018
121 South Front Street
Wilmington, NC 28401
Dram Tree Shakespeare presents King Lear at McEachern’s Warehouse in downtown Wilmington, NC. The aging title character decides to divide his kingdom among his daughters, two of whom reward his generosity by turning him out and seeking his death. Lear wanders homeless and destitute as chaos and villains surround him. Finally, aided by his one loving daughter, he begins to understand what it is to be human. Jamie Rocha Allan directs. Please note: The Sunday performance is a matinee beginning at 3pm.