Meet our first assassin, JOHN WILKES BOOTH

by Feb 3, 2017

20170126-Lyric-Assassins-013Meet our first assassin, John Wilkes Booth. Booth succeeded in his mission to assassinate President Abraham Lincoln on April 14, 1865. He escaped the scene of the assassination on horseback and evaded the authorities for 12 days before he was captured.  Booth comes to life with the skills of Oklahoma’s Mateja Govich.  

Provided by Milwaukee Rep Theatre

Provided by Milwaukee Rep Theatre


More about Mateja Govich:

He has performed for six years with Lyric Theatre of Oklahoma. Lyric: THE FANTASTICKS (El Gallo), OKLAHOMA! (Curly), A LITTLE NIGHT MUSIC (Count Carl-Magnus Malcolm), LES MISERABLES, CALL ME MADAM (Sebastian Sebastian), LYRIC’S A CHRISTMAS CAROL (Ghost of Christmas Present / Solicitor, Undertaker), RAGTIME (Tateh), A FUNNY THING HAPPENED ON THE WAY TO THE FORUM (Miles Gloriousus). Broadway; Roundabout Theatre Company: CABARET. Local; Edmond Summerstock: KISS ME KATE (Fred/Petruchio); Sooner Theatre: MAN OF LA MANCHA (Cervantes/Don Quixote), HELLO DOLLY (Cornelius); Oklahoma City Philharmonic: OKLAHOMA CITY COMMUNITY COLLEGE ARTS FESTIVAL (Guest Star).

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