Slings & Arrows

Paul Gross stars as Geoffrey Tennant, the passionate but unstable artistic director of the New Burbage Theatre Festival. Haunted by the ghost of his predecessor, he struggles to realize his creative vision while handling touchy actors, a jittery general manager, a pretentious guest director and his own tempestuous romance with the festival's leading lady The backstage bedlam mirrors the onstage angst as Geoffrey directs three of Shakespeare's masterpieces -- Hamlet, Macbeth and King Lear -- one in each season.

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The Promised End

Episode 3x06; Aug 28, 2006

Lear gets cancelled and Geoffrey's future at the festival is in doubt. Ellen finally fires Barabara. It ends in typical Shakespearean fashion‒with a wedding and a song.

Previous Episodes

Episode NameAirdateTrailer
3x06: The Promised EndAug 28, 2006
3x05: All Blessed SecretsAug 21, 2006
3x04: Every Inch a KingAug 14, 2006
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