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The Wilma Theater will extend its current production of William Shakespeare’s Macbeth, directed by Blanka Zizka

Philadelphia - Due to popular demand, The Wilma Theater is pleased to announce that it will extend its production of Macbeth through Saturday, November 13, 2010.

The performance schedule for the extension week is as follows:
Wednesday, November 10 at 10:00 AM & 7:30 PM
Thursday, November 11 at 7:30 PM
Friday, November 12 at 8:00 PM
Saturday, November 13 at 2:00 PM & 8:00 PM

Tempted by the prophecies of three mysterious witches, Macbeth’s ambition to be King of Scotland leads him into a nightmarish world of evil, deceit, and murder. Monstrous actions run rampant as he and Lady Macbeth lose themselves to unstoppable drives of savagery and political atrocity. Featuring spectacular choreography, original music, and stunning visuals, this classic tale of power and madness promises to be like nothing audiences have ever seen on the Wilma’s stage.

Tickets range from $40 to $69, and are available at the Wilma’s Box Office by calling (215) 546-7824, visiting wilmatheater.org, or coming to the theater, located at 265 South Broad Street in Philadelphia.

Macbeth has been supported by The Pew Center for Arts & Heritage through the Philadelphia Theatre Initiative. Daniel Berger is the Honorary Producer of Macbeth. PECO is the Macbeth Building the Audiences of Tomorrow Production Sponsor.

The Doubletree Hotel, Ruth’s Chris Steakhouse, and The Sporting Club at the Bellevue are the Season Sponsors for The Wilma Theater’s 2010 – 2011 Season.

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