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Kiss Me, Kate: Power Dynamics in 'The Taming of the Shrew'

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Dates Fri, Jan 26, 2024, 6:30pm

Venue Folger Haskell Center
Across the street from Folger Theatre

Tickets $20; $15 for Members and Subscribers ($35 - Festival Pass)

Duration 1 hour

Flirty or ferocious? A rom-com, or a toxic relationship? The central relationship of The Taming of the Shrew has offered a wide variety of interpretations through the centuries. In this interactive exploration, audience members will be invited to experiment with these roles to explore the power dynamics at play in Shakespeare’s complex comedy.


Festival Pass – $35

Access to all Festival open rehearsals, readings, screenings, and conversations.

All-Access Pass – $75

Everything in the Festival Pass, plus invitations to the opening and closing parties.

Students – Free admission to readings and conversations

Admitted free one-half hour before event start time, with a valid ID

Carla Della Gatta

Carla Della Gatta

Nadia Guevara

Nadia Guevara