May 2014 - Central Park

Annette Bening cast in ‘King Lear’ in New York’s Shaespeare in the Park

Having recently completed one stage production in Los Angeles, Annette Bening has already set her next theatrical outing: a role in Shakespeare’s “King Lear” that New York’s Public Theater will produce this summer in Central Park. Bening will play the role of Goneril, one of Lear’s three daughters, in the Shakespearean tragedy. The production, directed by Daniel Sullivan, will star John Lithgow in the title role. The outdoor staging at the Delacorte Theatre is scheduled to run July 22 to Aug. 17 “King Lear” will also feature actresses Jessica Hecht as Regan and Jessica Collins as Cordelia. . . . → Read More: Annette Bening cast in ‘King Lear’ in New York’s Shaespeare in the Park

Shakespeare in Central Park 2014

The Public Theater will kick off its 52nd year next month featuring two of Shakespeare’s classic productions – “Much Ado About Nothing” and “King Lear”. . . . → Read More: Shakespeare in Central Park 2014

Summerstage Gala Featuring the Music of the Beatles

On Tuesday, June 3, City Parks Foundation (CPF) will welcome guests to our Gala presented at SummerStage in Central Park. Honoring Andrew Tisch with the 2014 People and Parks Award, the evening will help raise significant funds to support CPF’s year round free arts, sports, and education programs. . . . → Read More: Summerstage Gala Featuring the Music of the Beatles


Categories