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Shakespeare-A-Thon

Jul 1, 2016

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Every day until Jul 3, 2016
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SHAKESPEARE-A-THON

Join us in a toast to the Bard, written by none other than our pal Bill Shakespeare himself!

Shakespeare died 400 years ago and The Gallery Players, South Brooklyn Shakespeare and the Rogue and Peasant Players have banded together to mark the occasion.

How? By reading every blessed play.

We have divided the plays into 4 marathon weekends based on their genre. Each weekend is a 3 day marathon of staged readings that invite the audience to participate.

At each reading audience members will be invited to read bit roles, giving them a chance to act alongside our experienced and diverse ensemble of NYC based actors.

And all of these readings? Absolutely free.

Schedule

Friday July 1st
5pm Two Gentlemen of Verona
8pm Comedy of Errors

Saturday July 2nd
10 am Love’s Labors Loss
1pm Merry Wives of Windsor
5pm Taming of the Shrew
8pm Much Ado About Nothing

Sunday July 3rd
10pm Merchant of Venice
1pm A Midsummer Night’s Dream
5pm 12th Night
8pm As You Like It

Location:
The Gallery Players
199 14th st, (between 5th and 4th ave)
Brooklyn NY 11215 (off of the prospect ave R train)

Wanna get a greater dose of Shakespeare, go to the Gallery Player’s website for details about a special intro to Shakespeare class taught by Dominic Cuskern of The Pearl Theater and The Gallery Players that culminates with inclusion in one of our weekends!

Contact number 845-264-1172
https://www.facebook.com/shakespeareathon
shakespeareathon@gmail.com

Details

Date:
Jul 1, 2016
Cost:
free
Event Categories:
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Website:
http://www.facebook.com/shakespeareathon

Organizer

The Rogue and Peasant Players
Phone:
8452641172
Email:
Website:
www.rogueandpeasantplayers.com

Venue

The Gallery Players
199 14th Street
Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Phone:
(212) 352-3101