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Bitola Theater to perform Shakespeare in Armenia

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The Bitola National Theater troupe will be performing at the 13th Yerevan International Shakespeare Theater Festival, which runs Nov. 1-5 in Armenia.

The Bitola Theater will perform Shakespeare’s Antony and Cleopatra, staged by internationally renowned U.S. theater director John Blondell, on Nov. 2.

The troupe will also perform Othello, directed by Slovenian theater director Diego de Brea, on Nov. 3.

The Yerevan Shakespeare festival, founded in 2005, is a member of the European Shakespeare Festivals Network, created to promote the works of William Shakespeare and support innovative interpretations of his plays.