December TBA – Live recording and radio performance of George Bernard Shaw’s THE DARK LADY OF THE SONNETS

March-April TBA – Presentation of films of Royal Shakespeare Company productions of LOVE’S LABOUR’S LOST and LOVE’S LABOUR’S WON (MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHING)

March-May, 2015 – Shakespeare in the Parks MACBETH tour

June 3-August 9, 2014 – The 55th Season of Kentucky Shakespeare Festival in Central Park. 

June 3-July 25: “The Tempest.” Directed by Matt Wallace.

June 18-July 25: “The Taming of the Shrew.” Directed by Amy Attaway.

July 2-July 26: “Macbeth.” Directed by Matt Wallace.

• All three plays will be performed in repertory July 14-July 26.

July 25: Bard-a-Thon. Kentucky Shakespeare performs all three plays in one day.

July 29-Aug. 2: “The Comedy of Errors” performed by the Globe Players, Kentucky Shakespeare’s student production.

Aug. 4-9: Community Partners Week (other theater companies’ performances).

• “Recent and Relevant Shakespeare” New commissioned work form Theatre[502]

• “Chasing Ophelia” by Doug Schutte of The Bard’s Town Theatre.

PLUS

• “Late Night Shakes” Improvised Shakespeare by the Louisville Improvisors at 10:30 p.m. June 27, July 11 and 18.

• All evenings include food trucks, an open bar called Will’s Tavern and pre-show entertainment provided by groups from throughout the community.

 

Now Playing
For Students
In the few signatures that have survived, Shakespeare spelled his name “Willm Shaksp,” “William Shakespe,” and “Wm Shakspe,” – but never “William Shakespeare.”

The Globe Players     Ages 15-18

This six-week training program is in an advanced theatre conservatory designed for high school students.  Students participate in daily workshops on voice, movement and acting with professional mentors, coinciding with an intensive rehearsal schedule.  The culmination of their work results in a week-long run of a full-length production of a Shakespeare play on the C. Douglas Ramey Amphitheatre stage.

2015 production:  THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

Auditions are in March and April, 2015

Session: June 22 – August 2

$495.00 Full Day: 9:00am – 4:00pm

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Scholarships and financial aid, though limited, are available to students who show exceptional talent and/or financial need. Please contact the Education Office for further details.

2014 Camp Registration

2014 Camp Brochure

Please mail completed registration form and payment to:

Kentucky Shakespeare

323 West Broadway, Suite 401

Louisville, KY 40202

For more information please contact:

Hannah Pruitt, Education Programs Manager

hannah@kyshakespeare.com

502-574-9900

The Globe Players     Ages 15-18

This six-week training program is in an advanced theatre conservatory designed for high school students.  Students participate in daily workshops on voice, movement and acting with professional mentors, coinciding with an intensive rehearsal schedule.  The culmination of their work results in a week-long run of a full-length production of a Shakespeare play on the C. Douglas Ramey Amphitheatre stage.

2015 production:  THE COMEDY OF ERRORS

Auditions are in March and April, 2015

Session: June 22 – August 2

$495.00 Full Day: 9:00am – 4:00pm

_________________________________________________________________________________

Scholarships and financial aid, though limited, are available to students who show exceptional talent and/or financial need. Please contact the Education Office for further details.

2014 Camp Registration

2014 Camp Brochure

Please mail completed registration form and payment to:

Kentucky Shakespeare

323 West Broadway, Suite 401

Louisville, KY 40202

For more information please contact:

Hannah Pruitt, Education Programs Manager

hannah@kyshakespeare.com

502-574-9900