Encore Michigan

Pigeon Creek performing King Lear 12/3 and 12/9

Show Announcement November 28, 2017

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich.–Pigeon Creek Shakespeare Company will perform King Lear in Spring Lake, Michigan and Jenison, Michigan in December.

The December 3 performance will be at Seven Steps Up, 116 S. Jackson St., Spring Lake, Michigan, at 3PM.

The December 9 performance will be at JCA Black Box, 8375 20th Ave, Jenison, MI at 7:30 PM.

Another play set in ancient Britain, King Lear is one of Shakespeare’s most powerful tragedies. The aging King Lear seeks to divide his kingdom amongst his three daughters, but, unlike her elder sisters, his youngest daughter Cordelia refuses to flatter him and his cut off. Lear’s arrogance proves self-destructive, but once he’s lost everything, he finally begins to find his humanity.