The young queen Marie Antoinette delights and inspires her French subjects with her three-foot tall wigs and extravagant haute couture. But times change and even the most fashionable queens go out of style.
The eyes of the court are on her, and nothing good can come of it. They used to love Marie just the way she was. But now change is in the air and things are about to be different for France's isolated young queen. Things are about to be different for everybody. Aren't they?
In David Adjmi’s humorous and haunting Marie Antoinette, idle gossip turns more insidious as the country revolts, demanding liberté, égalité, fraternité!
Marin Ireland (Blasted) returns to Soho Rep. to take on Marie in a raw, fantastical, and funny production about a moment in time when the political suddenly got very personal.
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