TAGGED WITH SHAKESPEARE
Drama Club youth play Shakespeare opposite RSC vet and Dr Who star Alex Kingston - as we celebrate the 10th Season of Shakespeare Youth Festival LA, and commemorate the 400th Anniversary of Shakespeare’s death ,with this show and Very Important Party!
Twelfth Night is a professional production directed by one-time Royal Shakespeare Company member Kenneth Sabberton. “The Great Los Angeles Air Raid” in 1942 at the height of WW2 and alien-invasion hysteria provides a rich context to thrust upon Shakespeare’s charming twins Viola and Sebastian.
It's twisted love poetry on the edge of madness and merriment –a sword fight with masked kings, prophesying puppets, and singing clowns. The Rogues bring their “whirligig of ferocious creativity” (LA Weekly) to remix Shakespeare’s iconic scenes and make the Bard roll over in his grave.
Legend has it Shakespeare expired from a fever after a night of drinking. Raise your glass with the mysterious Bard of Avon on his "last night out" as he defends his authorship against doubting "canker blossoms" through a series of rowdy songs. From the multi-award winning Orgasmico Theatre Company.
From drunken revelry to the bloody battlefield, this gripping tale of fathers and sons remains one of Shakespeare’s most exciting histories, and this lean, muscular version dives deep into the heart of that timeless question: What does it mean to become a Man?
Join William Shakespeare as he pitches his latest play to an audience of investors and critics in hopes of launching his career. This glimpse into how it might have gone weaves the classic lines into Hamlet learning his role while others get pulled into his world.