If you’re not familiar with Pure Theatre, get yourself acquainted this weekend, because Pure is something special. Audiences don’t just enjoy their performances. They are captivated. “Smart, stimulating theatre.” “This is what acting should be . . . a mind-bending, heart-bursting, beautiful production handled gracefully by PURE Theatre. It will leave you recognizing the power of theatre.” (Charleston City Paper)
This weekend the amazing small ensemble cast is performing The Fool’s Lear.
A king called Lear surrenders his kingdom to his daughters and what follows is the tragedy of a king. But what becomes of the Fool who follows him? Is he doomed to share his king’s fate? The Fool’s Lear is the rest of the comic and tragic story of King Lear as the Fool helps him on his journey through the wilderness to Dover. Does the Fool belong to the king or does the king belong to a fool? Only a fool would dare to answer such a question. (synopsis from Pure Theatre website)
Pure Theatre is located at 477KingStreet—7 miles from Abberly at West Ashley on US-17.
Treat yourself to a night of truly engaging performing arts—“Pure” goodness–tonight or tomorrow at Pure Theatre.