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PPA Presents: The Winter’s Tale (NYC)

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Pace's School of Performing Arts students will take the stage in "The Winter’s Tale," Shakespeare’s magical late masterpiece, premiering on Wednesday, April 5, at the Schimmel Center.

Jealousy kills. Faith renews. Humor delights. Ready to welcome the spring with a magical winter’s tale? PPA students will be performing Shakespeare’s late masterpiece of music, mirth, magic, and miracles packed into one spectacular and sumptuous production. In The Winter's Tale, Polixenes takes a nine-month visit to the home of his childhood friend Leontes and his wife, but the story takes a wild turn when Leontes is convinced his pregnant wife has been having an affair. Admission is set at a special discounted rate of $5 for students.

The musical will be directed by Lester Shane, and will be shown at the following times at the Schimmel Center:

  • > Wednesday, April 5: 7:30 p.m.
  • > Thursday, April 6: 7:30 p.m.
  • > Friday, April 7: 7:30 p.m.
  • > Saturday, April 8: 2:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m.
  • > Sunday, April 9: 2:00 p.m., 7:30 p.m.

Don’t wait—tickets are available now!