Shakespeare's "Measure for Measure" by New York Classical Theatre
“Well, heaven forgive him! and forgive us all! Some rise by sin, and some by virtue fall”
~William Shakespeare, "Measure for Measure"
are some reportage drawings from this summer's staging of "Measure for
Measure" by New York Classical Theater at the Battery Park. This is
their 16th season, and if you haven't been lucky yet to catch one of
their performances (which are free to attend, and take place in
Manhattan and Brooklyn parks), the best way to describe them is to quote
The New York Times: "a movable feast! All the park's a stage!"
New York Classical Theater's panoramic productions, the audience is
prompted to get up and follow actors to a new location about every 10
minutes or so. It's such a fun way of experiencing classical plays! The
actors are hysterical, the costumes are beautiful, and Shakespeare