Tickets: (480) 644.6500
M-F: 10a - 7p
Sat: 10a - 5p
Sun: 12p - 4p
One East Main Street
Mesa, Arizona 85201
Presented by Southwest Shakespeare Company
- Friday, September 6 - Saturday, September 21, 2013
- Resident Company
- Nesbitt/Elliott Playhouse
- Start time:
- 7:30 p.m. with some mantinees
- On Sale to the Public:
- $24 - $35
ARIZONA PREMIERE! The Odyssey Adapted by Charlie Bethel from the Epic Poem by Homer
Shipwrecks, sirens, and mythical creatures meet adventure, magic, and revenge! Acclaimed solo artist Charlie Bethel (Beowulf) re-imagines Homer's famous epic story in a faithful yet accessible format for those who slept through Greek Liturature. Voyage across land and sea, through the underworld, to the top of Mt. Olympus with the brave and courageous hero, Odysseus, as he valiantly seeks his homeland and the arms of his wife and child. Don’t miss this thrilling epic adventure - suitable for most audiences.
Special Note: Southwest Shakespeare Company is presenting "A Christmas Carol" by Charles Dickens at an exciting new location – Playhouse on the Park in Phoenix.
A special Outdoor Event – FairyWorlds! A new adaptation of Shakespeare’s immortal "A Midsummer Night’s Dream," in partnership with the Desert Botanical Garden.
For more information on these two events, please go to http://www.swshakespeare.org/