The Lion in Winter

January 10-26, 2025

The Kax Stage


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Order Chaos Theater Company

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Written by James Goldman and Directed by Janis Webb

The Lion in Winter presents a comedic yet deeply dramatic portrayal of the power struggles within the Plantagenet family, vying for control of a kingdom. Queen Eleanor of Aquitaine, imprisoned for her defiance against King Henry II, emerges as a formidable force as she navigates the complex dynamics among her husband and their three ambitious sons. With the backdrop of a Christmas visit, tensions escalate as each family member schemes to secure their place in the line of succession, exposing the dysfunctional yet enthralling essence of familial politics.