Shakespeare Center Los Angeles
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SCLA’s ‘Henry IV’ featuring Tom Hanks
June 5, 2018 • 8:00 pm - July 1, 2018(All times are in PDT)
|Pre-Sale starts today for performances June 5-July 1|
|Don’t miss the chance to get tickets for Henry IV featuring Tom Hanks in his Los Angeles stage debut as Shakespeare’s greatest comedic character Sir John Falstaff, with Harry Groener as Northumberland, Hamish Linklater as Hal, and Joe Morton as Henry IV. Use the “Buy Tickets” link for special pre-sale access starting today!Presented by Shakespeare Center of Los Angeles at The Japanese Garden on the West Los Angeles VA Campus, Henry IV is a new distillation of Shakespeare’s “Henry IV Parts One and Two” by Tony Award® winning director Daniel Sullivan. With a rebellion brewing, King Henry calls for his trouble-making son Hal to abandon his seedy bars and criminal hangouts and come home. But Hal has ideas of his own, having taken up with the lovable liar and thief Sir John Falstaff and his crew of highway robbers. Is Hal really ready to handle the royal responsibilities his father desperately needs him to? A story about fathers and sons, growing up and growing old, honor and rascals, Henry IV is an evening of Shakespeare’s greatest comedy and most touching drama.|