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New York Shakespeare Exchange, creators of the acclaimed The Sonnet Project and ShakesBEER, NYC's original Shakespearean pub crawl, have announced their production of Shakespeare's bloody brilliant early play TITUS ANDRONICUS, adapted and directed by NYSX Artistic Director Ross Williams . . .Viewed through a uniquely contemporary American lens, Shakespeare's brutal tragedy runs from Thurs., 1/22 through Sun., February 8 (view calendar at www.here.org) . . . Running at a brisk 2 hours and 15 minutes, NYSX's TITUS ANDRONICUS punches audiences in the gut, leaving them breathless . . . Brendan Averett,(Titus Andronicus), Gretchen Egolf (Tamora), Vince Gatton (Emperor Saturninus), Warren Jackson (Aaron the Moor), Adam Kezele, Kate Lydic, Terence MacSweeny, Joseph Mitchell Parks, Nathaniel P. Claridad, Ethan Itzkow, Kerry Kastin, Cody Leroy Wilson, and Sean Hinckle star . . .For more information, visit www.shakespeareexchange.org . . . Performances take place in the Main Stage Theater at HERE (145 6th Avenue; enter on Dominick, 1 Block South of Spring) . . . The regular ticket price is $18. For tickets, call OvationTix on 212-352-3101 or visit www.here.org . . . Via Karen Greco.