Monday, April 4, 2016
Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library
*FREE, no tickets required
The Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library and WAPAVA will show excerpts of a video recording of the Shakespeare Theatre Company's all-male performance of Romeo & Juliet (2008) and host a discussion with Shakespeare scholar Dr. Franklin Hildy.
Dr. Hildy, apart from being an internationally recognized authority on Shakespeare, and the Globe Theatre, also serves as the Head of MA/PhD in Theatre and Performance Studies, the Head of Theatre Scholarship and Performance Studies Cluster, and the Director of Graduate Studies for the School of Theatre, Dance, and Performance Studies at the University of Maryland.
The STC's production of Romeo and Juliet is available to be viewed at MSPAL - stop by our circulation desk to access this item. Interested in exploring the Washington Area Performing Arts Video Archives collection? The collection is open to all, including the public, any time at the Michelle Smith Performing Arts Library. Visit SCPA's WAPAVA guide to get started.