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Now Playing:

Frankie & Will

By Talene Monahon

Directed by Leslee Richards

The Vortex Theatre hosts the Albuquerque premiere of Frankie and Will written by Talene Monahon and directed by Leslee Richards. This is the sixth of six plays presented as part of the Vortex' 2021 Virtual Season.

1606 in England during the Black Plague has shut down the theaters, leaving people, including theater people, stuck in their homes. In Frankie and Will, playwright Talene Monahon whimsically imagines William Shakespeare as trapped in quarantine with his unpaid apprentice Francis...

July 30-August 8, 2021. Fri-Sat 7:30pm; Sun 2pm.

Tickets: FREE.

Albuquerque Theatre Guild Releases "Spotlight" Summer Edition

Posted: July 23, 2021.
Peruse the growing number of live performances available in the Albuquerque area in the Albuquerque Theatre Guild's "Spotlight on Live Theatre" Summer Edition.


New Mexico Shakespeare Festival: Performance Dates Announced

Posted: July 5, 2021.
This year, performances for the New Mexico Shakespeare Festival will take place the New Mexico Veterans Park with two of the Friday performances also performed at the Westside Open Space Visitors Center.

Festival calendar...

Now Accepting Directing Proposals for 2022

Posted: June 20, 2021.
The Vortex Theatre is accepting directing proposals for our 2022 season of live plays. Interested directors should use the online proposal form at before September 1.

Submit online directing proposal...

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