by Federico García Lorca
translated by Jo Clifford
directed by Samantha Van Der Merwe
October 14th – November 11th, 2023
a Professional lab with Shaking the Tree Theatre
Step into the hauntingly passionate world of Federico García Lorca’s masterpiece, BLOOD WEDDING.
This timeless tale intricately weaves together themes of love, ritual, and fate, delving deep into the depths of human desire and the constraints of societal repression. Set within a close-knit rural community, this theatrical feast immerses you in a captivating web of forbidden romance and generations-old family rivalries. With its evocative poetry, symbolism and imagery, “Blood Wedding” casts a spell that enthralls and transports you into a mesmerizing dance of longing and tragic consequences.
The Class of 2024
Location of Performances
Shaking the Tree Theatre
823 SE Grant St.
Portland, OR 97214