While some youngsters lounged by the pool this summer, four local students spent three days learning Shakespeare, and then had the courage to perform what they had learned on the big stage prior to a play done by professional actors.
As a special addition to the Aug. 7 performance of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream’’ in Solon Community Park, a “Pre-Show Conversation” will be had featuring the woman responsible for re-imagining the Shakespeare classic and its director.
August 6 – 7, 13 – 14, 2022 | Chagrin Arts | Production | Solon, OH, USA
August 6 – 7, 2022 | Prague Shakespeare Company | Production | Malá Strana, CZ
March 10 – 19, 2022 | Portland Shakes & the Vancouver School of Arts and Academics | Production | Vancouver, WA, USA
November 10, 2021 | Prague Shakespeare Company | Production | Prague, CZ
The Bard’s tragedy of Roman leader Caius Marcius Coriolanus is the latest title from Play On Podcasts, the Shakespeare audio play series presented by Next Chapter Podcasts in partnership with Play On Shakespeare.
August 26 – 29, 2021 | Theatre Space North East | Production | London, UK
‘The Wheel of Time’ star Hammed Animashaun co-directs a new staging based on Jeffrey Whitty’s modern translation of the Bard’s fantastical comedy.
Dissident playwright and then-President Václav Havel gave sufficient encouragement to artists that the Summer Shakespeare Festival took place for the first time in 1994 – at Prague Castle, no less.