The Lion in Winter







May 9-12, 2013
8pm Thursday - Saturday
2pm Sunday


Arthur Miller Theatre
on U-M's North Campus
1226 Murfin Avenue




Synopsis:
This historical comedy-drama tells the tale of of King Henry II and his estranged wife, Eleanor of Aquitaine. Driven to imprison his wife for attempting to overthrow him, Henry II brings her to his castle at Christmastime where the verbal sparring and machinations among Henry, Eleanor, and their scheming sons has earned the play the nickname, "Shakespeare Lite."

Written By: James Goldman

Directed By: Thom Johnson


Production Staff:
Producer: Joyce Casale
Assistant Director: Michele Leshan
Costume Designer: Nan Wirth
Set Designer: Cathy Cassar
Lighting Designer: Nathaniel Madura
Props/set dressing: Debra Golden
Cast:
Henry: Rob Roy
Eleanor: Laurie Atwood
Alais: Anna Paone
Geoffrey: Anthony Morton
John: Eli Tell
Richard: Jarrod Cassar
Philip: Richard Graham