The Acting Company

2016/17 Season Productions

The Acting Company will present William Shakespeare's Julius Caesar and Marcus Gardley's new play X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation about the assassination of Malcolm X. The Acting Company's 2016/17 national tour will include Baltimore and Princes George’s County, MD, Kansas City and Columbia, MO, Phoenix and Flagstaff, AZ as well as Oswego and Syracuse and New York City, NY, and more locations to be announced soon.

VIDEO INTERVIEW: Marcus Gardley (Playwright) and Ian Belknap (Artistic Director of The Acting Company) Speak about newly commissioned play X: Or, Betty Shabazz v. The Nation based on the life and assassination of Malcolm X, as it compares to William Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar.
Created at Arizona State University Herberger Institute for Design and the Arts, School of Film, Dance and Theatre


Appearing in representative photos: Gabriel Lawrence, William Sturdivant, Sid Solomon, Bjorn Dupaty, Kaliswa Brewster, Ernest Bentley.

Photos by Heidi Bohnenkamp.