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01.25.2019 | Wittenberg | $25 - $35

January 25, 2019 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until February 9, 2019

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Sunday and Friday, repeating until February 3, 2019

One event on February 10, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Categories: Theatre


Tickets $35 general, $30 for seniors 65 and over, $25 for full-time students with valid ID

Jan 25-27, Jan 31-Feb 3, Feb 7-10

All shows at 8 PM except Sundays at 7 and last Sunday at 2 PM

Written by David Davalos;

It’s October 1517, and the new fall semester at the University of Wittenberg finds certain members of the faculty and student body at personal and professional crossroads. Hamlet (senior, class of 1518) is returning from a summer in Poland spent studying astronomy, where he has come in contact with a revolutionary scientific theory that threatens the very order of the universe, resulting in psychic trauma and a crisis of faith for him. His teacher and mentor John Faustus (Professor of Philosophy) has decided at long last to make an honest woman of his paramour, Helen, a former nun who is now one of the Continent’s most sought-after courtesans. And Faustus’ colleague and Hamlet’s instructor and priest, Martin Luther (Professor of Theology), is dealing with the spiritual and

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