Olean's Shakespeare in the Park

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Event Date(s):
Repeats every day until Sun Aug 08 2021 .
Thu, 08/05/2021 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Poster

The production will be performed on August 5, 6 and 7 in Oak Hill Park at 6:00 PM. We are following CDC protocol … actors must have proof of covid-19 vaccination.

We are also looking for help behind the scenes so if you are interested in running sound or helping with costumes or sets, please come to auditions! If you are not vaccinated you will have to wear a mask for the entire show and at all rehearsals.

Synopsis: Shakespeare may be turning in his grave, but the show that’s become a cult classic contains all 37 plays (plus sonnets) in just 97 minutes. Written by Adam Long, Daniel Singer, and Jess Winfield, it parodies the plays of William Shakespeare with all of them being performed in comically shortened or merged form by as few as three actors.

Casting "The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Abridged)," all 37 Plays in 97 minutes.
Actor 1, the troupe leader; Actor 2, the scholar, Actor 3 the comedic relief.  Rolls can be cast as either men or women and it is possible we may have more than 3 performers.
Actors must be high-energy, quick-thinking, creative, spontaneous, can handle some classical text, up for very immature jokes, and can pull off high-energy physical comedy.
 
THE COMPLETE WORKS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE (abridged) is performed by special arrangement with Broadway Play Publishing Inc., New York, NY

For more information on this event please visit https://mailchi.mp/a5a77886cd86/janurary-2021-newsletter-what-new-at-the-workshop-4945405

This event will be held at:

Oak Hill Park
Washington Street
Olean, NY 14760
United States
Phone: 716-373-7469
42° 4' 45.0732" N, 78° 26' 9.7116" W
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