Presented by the University of Texas at Austin’s English Department, Shakespeare at Winedale, SHOUT, the Mary Lu Joynes Endowment in the Plan II Honors Program, the School of Undergraduate Studies, the Thomas Jefferson Center for the study of Core Texts and Ideas, the Center for European Studies, the Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center, and the Department of Theatre and Dance.
'Almost Blasphemy' tour performs
Serious Mischief by William Shakespeare
UT Student Activity Center Black Box Theater, Rm 2.304, 2001 Speedway (click for map)
Wednesday, February 22, 7 p.m.
General Admission - $15 - tickets available at www.shakespeare-winedale.org or (512) 471-4726.
The theatre will open for seating at 7:00 pm. At this time, live pre-show music will also begin. The performance will begin at 7:30 pm. Seats for the performances are available on a first-come, first-served basis, so audience members are encouraged to arrive early, take their seats, and enjoy the music.
There will be a post-show discussion with members of the company immediately after A Midsummer Night’s Dream.
What angel wakes me from my flowery bed? -- III.iA Midsummer Night’s Dream’s theatrical spell is powerful enough to make audiences of all ages believe in anything. Shakespeare’s mischievous comedy of lovers, heroes, fairies, and rude mechanicals is his tribute to humankind’s power of imagination.