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.

 

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Study Guides and Evaluations

For your convenience, we now offer a series of  downloadable study guides, writing prompts, evaluations, and other resources!

While these activities are aligned with our performances, they also aim to bridge the gap between arts education and the Common Core Standards.

 

2014-15  Study & Activity Guides:

Bard Buddies: The Tempest

Faerie Tales 2014-15

Living History: We The People

Boy Meets Girl Meets Shakespeare

MORE COMING SOON!!!

 

2013-14 Study & Activity Guides:

Kentucky History Study Guide

Staging Shakespeare

 

Writing Prompts:

Midsummer Writing Prompts

Romeo and Juliet Writing Prompts

Julius Caesar Writing Prompts

Much Ado Writing Prompts

Sample Rubric

 

Common Core Standards: 2014-15 Programming:

Spring Tour – Common Core Standards

Grades K-5 ELA Common Core

Grades 6-12 ELA Common Core

Grades 6-12 Social Studies Common Core

 

Evaluations:

Teacher Evaluation 2014-15 (May also be completed online.)

Student Evaluation 2014-15

Demographic Survey 2014-15

 

Please mail or fax evaluations to:

Kentucky Shakespeare
323 W. Broadway, Suite 401
Louisville, KY 40202
Fax: 502-566-9200

For further details, please contact:

Hannah Pruitt
Education Programs Manager
(502) 574-9900 ext. 14
hannah@kyshakespeare.com

Study Guides and Evaluations

For your convenience, we now offer a series of  downloadable study guides, writing prompts, evaluations, and other resources!

While these activities are aligned with our performances, they also aim to bridge the gap between arts education and the Common Core Standards.

 

2014-15  Study & Activity Guides:

Bard Buddies: The Tempest

Faerie Tales 2014-15

Living History: We The People

Boy Meets Girl Meets Shakespeare

MORE COMING SOON!!!

 

2013-14 Study & Activity Guides:

Kentucky History Study Guide

Staging Shakespeare

 

Writing Prompts:

Midsummer Writing Prompts

Romeo and Juliet Writing Prompts

Julius Caesar Writing Prompts

Much Ado Writing Prompts

Sample Rubric

 

Common Core Standards: 2014-15 Programming:

Spring Tour – Common Core Standards

Grades K-5 ELA Common Core

Grades 6-12 ELA Common Core

Grades 6-12 Social Studies Common Core

 

Evaluations:

Teacher Evaluation 2014-15 (May also be completed online.)

Student Evaluation 2014-15

Demographic Survey 2014-15

 

Please mail or fax evaluations to:

Kentucky Shakespeare
323 W. Broadway, Suite 401
Louisville, KY 40202
Fax: 502-566-9200

For further details, please contact:

Hannah Pruitt
Education Programs Manager
(502) 574-9900 ext. 14
hannah@kyshakespeare.com