A Staged Reading in Collaboration with the Shakespeare Theatre Company
Monday, July 8, 2013, 6:30 p.m.
National Academy of Sciences, 2101 Constitution Ave., N.W.
Free and open to the public. Registration and photo ID required.
Written by Christopher Marlowe. Directed by Jenny Lord.
Join Cultural Programs of the National Academy of Sciences and the Shakespeare Theatre Company for a free staged reading of Christopher Marlowe's Doctor Faustus. The play, written in 1592, is based on the story of Faust, an alchemist who strikes up a deal with the devil in exchange for knowledge and power. Featuring Andrew Long as Faustus, Eric Hissom as Mephistopheles, Rick Foucheux as the Pope, and Tom Story as Robin.