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March 2016
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The EmilyAnn Shakesperience for Elementary Students

March 22, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm CST
MSC Gates Ballroom, 275 Joe Routt Blvd #2240
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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Participants will engage in activities that allow children to explore Shakespeare with open minds, and learn of his life, times, and works through play and fun.

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Lecture Featuring Dr. Douglas S. Bruster, The University of Texas at Austin

March 22, 2016 @ 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm CST
Liberal Arts and Arts & Humanities Building Room 453, 349 Spence St
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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This lecture will feature Dr. Douglas S. Bruster, Mody C. Boatright Regents Professor in American and English Literature and Distinguished Teaching Professor at The University of Texas at Austin.

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Austin Shakespeare Presents A Midsummer Night’s Dream

March 28, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm CST
Grand Stafford Theatre, 106 S. Main St.
Bryan, TX 77801 United States
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MidsummerNights

A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Shakespeare’s classic romantic comedy in which four young lovers flee the adult world to the forest where they are enchanted by the King and Queen of the Fairies.

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“Shakespeare, Equivocation, and 1606” Featuring Dr. James S. Shapiro, Columbia University

March 30, 2016 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm CST
MSC 2300D, 275 Joe Routt Blvd #2240
College Station, TX 77843 United States
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The closing lecture will feature Dr. James S. Shapiro, Larry Miller Professor of English and Comparative Literature at Columbia University.

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April 2016
Free

Hidden Room Theatre Presents Der Bestrafte Brudermord, Or Hamlet, Prince of Denmark

April 1, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm CST
The Amity Building in Downtown Bryan, TX, 300 W. 26th St.
Bryan, TX 77803 United States
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Der Bestrafte Brudermord Photo

A humorous retelling of Shakespeare’s Hamlet with puppets, the text of Der Bestrafte Brudermord (Fratricide Revenged) dates to an anonymous 1710 German manuscript.

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Present Company Presents Shakespeare’s Hamlet

April 2, 2016 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm CST
The Amity Building in Downtown Bryan, TX, 300 W. 26th St.
Bryan, TX 77803 United States
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Austin’s Present Company will mount a 7-actor production of Hamlet based on the text from the First Folio.

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O (Dir. Tim Blake Nelson, US, 2001)

April 7, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm CST
601 Rudder Tower, 401 Joe Routt Blvd
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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O Poster

Featuring Julia Stiles, this modern adaptation of Othello is set in an upper class prep school and is centered on drama surrounding star basketball player Odin.

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Shakespeare Behind Bars (Dir. Hank Rogerson, US, 2005)

April 14, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm CST
Harrington Education Center Classroom Building (HECC) 209, 544 Ross St
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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Shakespeare Behind Bars Poster

This documentary follows 20 male inmates in a Kentucky prison on their nine month process of bringing Shakespeare’s The Tempest to performance.

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Were the World Mine (Dir. Tom Gustafson, US, 2008)

April 20, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 8:45 pm CST
MSC 2300D, 275 Joe Routt Blvd #2240
College Station, TX 77843 United States
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Were the World Mine Poster

Inspired by Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, a bullied and demoralized gay student at an all-boys school uses a magical flower to turn many in his community gay, to let them take a walk in his shoes.

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May 2016
Free

Chimes at Midnight (Dir. Orson Welles, US, 1966)

May 3, 2016 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm CST
MSC 2400, 275 Joe Routt Blvd. #2240
College Station, TX 77840 United States
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Chimes at Midnight Poster

The film’s plot centers on Shakespeare’s recurring character Falstaff and his father-son relationship with Prince Hal.

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