By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — There’s nothing like theater under the stars.

The Classical Theatre of Harlem is presenting a free production of “Seize the King.”

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The play is Will Power’s contemporary adaptation of Shakespeare’s “Richard III.”

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Richard is in crisis mode as he fights to capture the crown. Dance sequences highlight the drama.

Performances take place 8:30 p.m. nightly at Marcus Garvey Park in Harlem.

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“Seize the King” runs through Thursday. For more information, visit

CBSNewYork Team