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TimeEventLocationAudience
Saturday, May 7, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company @ The Columbus Library
Come and hear select Shakespeare readings presented by performers from the Instant Shakespeare Company. Performance: The Tempest This is the Instant Shakespeare's 17th Season of presenting free readings of ALL of shakespeare's plays annually. For more information on the company find them on facebook or check out their website at www. groups.yahoo.com/group/instantshakespeare. If you wish to be on their mailing list,…
Columbus LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Spring Shakespeare Intensive: Introduction
In this series of in-depth, interactive discussions, we will conduct literary analyses of 4 of Shakespeare’s plays, including an introduction to the history, criticism, and theory related to the text. Saturdays 2:30—4:00 pm Registration begins April 23, 2016 This seminar is designed as a 5 session course that builds upon a series of themes that repeat throughout the chosen plays. Each successive discussion will build upon the last. Students are encouraged to sign up for all 5 sessions, but m…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 10, 2016
5 p.m.Jefferson Market Playhouse: Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde - Auditions
We are seeking non-equity actors for the first community production of the Jefferson Market Playhouse— Gross Indecency: the Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moisés Kaufman! Auditions will be held Tuesday, May 10 5:00—8:00 pm, and Friday, May 13th 4:00—7:00 pm Callbacks: Monday, May 16 5:30—7:30 pm Actors can audition with a prepared monologue, or read a piece from the text. Diverse and multi-generational casting. Performances will be Friday, June 24 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, June 25…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Friday, May 13, 2016
4 p.m.Jefferson Market Playhouse: Gross Indecency: The Three Trials of Oscar Wilde - Auditions
We are seeking non-equity actors for the first community production of the Jefferson Market Playhouse— Gross Indecency: the Three Trials of Oscar Wilde by Moisés Kaufman! Auditions will be held Tuesday, May 10 5:00—8:00 pm, and Friday, May 13th 4:00—7:00 pm Callbacks: Monday, May 16 5:30—7:30 pm Actors can audition with a prepared monologue, or read a piece from the text. Diverse and multi-generational casting. Performances will be Friday, June 24 at 7:30 pm, Saturday, June 25…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, May 14, 2016
2:30 p.m.Spring Shakespeare Intensive: Titus Andronicus
In this series of in-depth, interactive discussions, we will conduct literary analyses of 4 of Shakespeare’s plays, including an introduction to the history, criticism, and theory related to the text. Saturdays 2:30—4:00 pm Registration begins April 23, 2016 This seminar is designed as a 5 session course that builds upon a series of themes that repeat throughout the chosen plays. Each successive discussion will build upon the last. Students are encouraged to sign up for all 5 sessions, but m…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Tuesday, May 17, 2016
6 p.m.American Rhapsody | Claudia Roth Pierpont, Jonathan Galassi | Art and Literature Series Event
FREE - Auditorium doors open at 5:30 p.m. A view of the Chrysler Building, June 17, 1930 , David Stravitz From the shattered gentility of Edith Wharton's heroines to racial confrontation in the songs of Nina Simone, American Rhapsody presents a kaleidoscopic story of the creation of a culture, and raises fascinating questions all along the way. Was Orson Welles the twentieth century’s greatest interpreter of Shakespeare? What inspired the Chrysler Building’s glorious crown? How did the fail…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Celeste AuditoriumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Saturday, May 21, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company
The Instant Shakespeare Company presents a reading of Sheridan's play, The School for Scandal.
Riverside LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Spring Shakespeare Intensive: As You Like It
In this series of in-depth, interactive discussions, we will conduct literary analyses of 4 of Shakespeare’s plays, including an introduction to the history, criticism, and theory related to the text. Saturdays 2:30—4:00 pm Registration begins April 23, 2016 This seminar is designed as a 5 session course that builds upon a series of themes that repeat throughout the chosen plays. Each successive discussion will build upon the last. Students are encouraged to sign up for all 5 sessions, but m…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 4, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare - The Tragedie of Romeo & Juliet
The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts. Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, we have started our 16th Season of Readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays. Shakespeare for Everyone!The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they are on-your-feet Instant…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
2 p.m.World's Fastest Hamlet with Gwendolyn Kelso
Play the role of timekeeper as Hedgepig Ensemble Theatre performs Shakespeare's Hamlet in 15 minutes (or less)! Be sure to stick around to meet the actors, ask questions and learn something fun about the Bard. Perfect for all ages.
West New Brighton LibraryAdults
2:30 p.m.Spring Shakespeare Intensive: King Lear
In this series of in-depth, interactive discussions, we will conduct literary analyses of 4 of Shakespeare’s plays, including an introduction to the history, criticism, and theory related to the text. Saturdays 2:30—4:00 pm Registration begins April 23, 2016 This seminar is designed as a 5 session course that builds upon a series of themes that repeat throughout the chosen plays. Each successive discussion will build upon the last. Students are encouraged to sign up for all 5 sessions, but m…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 11, 2016
2:30 p.m.Spring Shakespeare Intensive: The Tempest
In this series of in-depth, interactive discussions, we will conduct literary analyses of 4 of Shakespeare’s plays, including an introduction to the history, criticism, and theory related to the text. Saturdays 2:30—4:00 pm Registration begins April 23, 2016 This seminar is designed as a 5 session course that builds upon a series of themes that repeat throughout the chosen plays. Each successive discussion will build upon the last. Students are encouraged to sign up for all 5 sessions, but m…
Jefferson Market LibraryAdults
Saturday, June 25, 2016
1 p.m.INSTANT SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
Reading of Shakespeare's Othello.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Saturday, July 2, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company @ The Columbus Library
Come and hear select Shakespeare readings presented by performers from the Instant Shakespeare Company. Performance: The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark This is the Instant Shakespeare's 17th Season of presenting free readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays annually. F…
Columbus LibraryAdults
Saturday, July 16, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company
The Instant Shakespeare Company presents a reading of, The two Noble Kinsmen.
Riverside LibraryAdults
Saturday, August 6, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare - Richard the Second
The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts. Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, we have started our 16th Season of Readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays. Shakespeare for Everyone!The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they are on-your-feet Instant…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, August 27, 2016
1 p.m.INSTANT SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
Reading of Shakespeare's Henry V.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Saturday, October 1, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare - Henry the Fift
The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts. Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, we have started our 16th Season of Readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays. Shakespeare for Everyone!The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they are on-your-feet Instant…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults
Saturday, October 22, 2016
1 p.m.INSTANT SHAKESPEARE COMPANY
Reading of Shakespeare's Edmund Ironside.
Muhlenberg Library, Community RoomAdults
Saturday, November 5, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare Company @ The Columbus Library
Come and hear select Shakespeare readings presented by performers from the Instant Shakespeare Company. Performance: The Tragedy of Macbeth This is the Instant Shakespeare's 17th Season of presenting free readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays annually. For more information on the company find them on facebook or check out their website at www. groups.yahoo.com/group/instantshakespeare. If you wish to be on their mailing…
Columbus LibraryAdults
Saturday, December 3, 2016
1 p.m.Instant Shakespeare - The Winter's Tale
The Instant Shakespeare Company is dedicated to the proposition that Shakespeare is for Everyone! The company organizes annual readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays using original Folio & Quarto texts. Founded and run by Paul Sugarman, we have started our 16th Season of Readings of ALL of Shakespeare's plays. Shakespeare for Everyone!The Instant Shakespeare readings are set up to make Shakespeare accessible. The readings are usually without rehearsal, but they are on-your-feet Instant…
Mulberry Street LibraryAdults

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