What You Will
Every second Thursday of the month at the Lineage Performing Arts Center in Pasadena
When was the last time you went to a Shakespeare show and didn’t know what to expect? Or were genuinely surprised by the ending? Or came out seeing life from a new perspective? After a sold out run at Descanso Gardens, What You Will is coming to The Lineage Performing Arts Center in Pasadena to bring you a totally new and surprising experience of Shakespeare.
In turns funny, inspiring, heartbreaking, satirical, profound, silly, literal, figurative, and above all honest, What You Will is a passionate and moving dose of humanity through Shakespeare.
This Shakespearean “un-play” is the result of some of the Ensemble’s favorite professional actors, writers, and improvisors creating a dozen or more 5-minute mini-plays through the lens of their individual backgrounds, responding to and recontextualizing Shakespeare’s stories and words.
Best of all, this cast of professional theater makers creates a new show every three months! This quarter's show is called "Hot Courage and High Desire"*, and will run February through April. Come back every few months for an entirely new show and new experiences!
*yes, this is a Shakespeare reference.
“Both hilarious and beautifully poignant...don’t miss it!”
“A totally fresh take on Shakespeare”
The site is ADA compliant, with paved access and no stairs. Sign language interpretation can be provided by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
NOTE: So that we may all enjoy the show safely, all patrons must wear masks the entire night while inside the building.
Questions about the show? Email email@example.com