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"Seize the King"

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Friday, February 14, 2020 to Sunday, March 8, 2020
Atlanta Metro


With his country’s throne empty, Richard knocks down threats to his ascension, fueling his insatiable ambition and paranoia. Even if he can be stopped — who can ensure a tyrant won’t rise in his place? Award-winning playwright Will Power delivers a propulsive and timely modern reinterpretation of Shakespeare’s "Richard III" that the San Diego City Beat described as “a sharp, lyrical script that blurs the line between the past and the present, while positing that ambition and depravity are not the province of merely one king, one country or one moment in time.”


Alliance Theatre
1280 Peachtree Street NE Woodruff Arts Center
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