The Heir Apparent

November 29, 2015

January 17, 2016

in CST's Courtyard Theater

written by David Ives, adapted from
Le Légataire universel
by Jean-François Regnard
directed by John Rando

Open Door Programs

A half-hour lecture scheduled one hour before the curtain on selected weekend dates, the Pre•Amble examines a CST production both from the point of view of scholarship and performance. This program is free and no reservations are necessary. Dates, times and presenting scholar subject to change.

  • Saturday, December 12 at 2:00 p.m. – Ira Murfin
  • Sunday, December 13 at 1:00 p.m. – Ira Murfin
  • Saturday, December 19 at 2:00 p.m. – Bea Bosco
  • Sunday, December 20 at 1:00 p.m. – Bea Bosco
  • Saturday, January 2 at 2:00 p.m. – Stephen Bennett
  • Sunday, January 3 at 1:00 p.m. – Stephen Bennett
  • Saturday, January 9 at 2:00 p.m. – Stephen Bennett
  • Sunday, January 10 at 1:00 p.m. – Bea Bosco
  • Saturday, January 16 at 2:00 p.m. – Ira Murfin
  • Sunday, January 17 at 1:00 p.m. – Ira Murfin

Pub Cast Call
Patrons are invited to join several members of the cast an hour before curtain in the Pub to informally discuss the production that evening. Cast Calls are free of charge and no reservations are necessary.

  • Friday, December 18 at 6:30 p.m.
  • Friday, January 8 at 6:30 p.m.

Talk Backs
Chicago Shakespeare's post-show discussions provide audience members the opportunity to ask the cast questions about the performance they have just experienced. These half-hour discussions are facilitated by a member of CST's Education Department. Talk backs are held after every weekday matinee performance.

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