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Shakespeare in Performance: Stage Production

The Duchess of Malfi (2013, American Shakespeare Center)

TitleThe Duchess of Malfi
Theater CompanyAmerican Shakespeare Center
Release LocationsUSA
Start Date2013-04-11
End Date2013-06-15
Audiencegeneral public
Play ConnectionsRomeo and Juliet (analog)


John Webster's brutal and astonishing play tells the story of one of the stage?s greatest women and two of its greatest villains. The widowed Duchess of Malfi tragically defies her two powerful brothers by secretly marrying her household steward. When they uncover her deception, the brothers plot a series of horrific events that leads them all to destruction in this dark tapestry of sibling rivalry, forbidden love, and ensuing madness.

American Shakespeare Center — Added 2012-04-10

Cast Overview

BosolaRick Blunt
RoderigoJacob Daly
1st PilgrimJacob Daly
DuchessStephanie Holladay Earl
FerdinandPatrick Earl
2nd PilgrimMolly Gilman
GrisolanMolly Gilman
AntonioAndrew Goldwasser
CariolaLexie Helgerson
DelioSeth McNeill
CardinalPatrick Midgley
MalatesteDavid Millstone
CastruchioDavid Millstone
JuliaBridget Rue
Old LadyBridget Rue

Production Team and Crew Overview

DirectorJim Warren
Assistant DirectorGlenn Schudel
Costume DesignerErin M. West
Troupe ManagerGlenn Schudel

Company Overview

Theater Company American Shakespeare Center

Production information courtesy of: American Shakespeare Center [website]