Henry V (on Trapeze)


Dec 1 – Dec 18, 2011

Written by William Shakespeare

Directed by Steven Cole Hughes

Coproduced by Fight or Flight

Burning Coal teams with NYC’s Fight or Flight to present a soaring production of Shakespeare’s stirring classic about an unsure King forced by circumstance to lead his nation into battle against a far superior force.  Aerial gymnastics will figure prominently.

PREVIEWS AND REVIEWS:

http://www.indyweek.com/indyweek/henry-v-on-trapeze-at-burning-coal/Content?oid=2719999

http://triangleartsandentertainment.org/2011/12/you-gotta-have-a-gimmick-and-henry-v-soars-on-low-flying-trapezes-at-burning-coal-theatre/

http://cvnc.org/article.cfm?articleId=5213

http://www.wral.com/entertainment/out_and_about/blogpost/10442964/

http://triangleartsandentertainment.org/2011/12/shakespeare-takes-flight-in-henry-v-on-trapeze/

http://www.broadwayworld.com/raleigh/article/Photo-Flash-Burning-Coal-Theatre-Cos-HENRY-V-20111130

http://cvnc.org/article.cfm?articleId=5239

Estimated run time: 2 hours.

Watch the Trailer