The Deadly Seven

Shakespeare's Purgatorio

by William Shakespeare

Poster of The Deadly Seven

The Deadly Seven showcases scenes and monologues from Shakespeare based around the Seven Deadly Sins. Famed characters Falstaff, Cleopatra, Richard III, Shylock, Queen Margaret, Angelo, and Richard II are on hand to embody Gluttony, Sloth, Envy, Avarice, Wrath, Lust, and Pride. An ensemble of seven actors appear in multiple roles in this sleek, stylish production. With minimal sets and seven thematically-appropriate props, the showcase focuses tightly on the characters, their temptations, and their transgressions. Come immerse yourself for an evening in Seven Deadly Scenes of Shakespeare.

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Performance Dates & Times

February 16, 2012 - 8:00pm

February 17, 2012 - 8:00pm

February 18, 2012 - 12:00pm

February 19, 2012 - 8:00pm


Davenport-Pierson Auditorium

Venue Accessibility: 
Lobby is accessible via building entrance by the north Elm Street gate. Upper seating level is accesible via lobby entrance. Lower seating and stage level is accesible via elevator in lobby.


Angelo, etc.
Cleopatra, etc.
Shylock, etc.
Margaret, etc.
Richard III, etc.
Richard II, etc.
Falstaff, etc.

Production Team

Costume Designer
Graphic Designer
Lighting Designer
Props Supervisor
Props Supervisor
Set Designer
Sound Designer
Stage Manager
Stage Manager
Stage Manager
Fight Choreographer