Murray Shakespeare Festival 2015

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Looking ahead to 2015

The Method in Madness Tour!

The Murray Shakespeare Festival coordinators are excited to announce that the American Shakespeare Center of Staunton, Virginia, will grace the Lovett Auditorium stage with masterful performances of Much Ado About Nothing and Hamlet. The performance schedule is below, so please mark your calendars now. And, keep an eye out for details on more fun festival events as we have them available. 


Murray Shakespeare Festival 2015


Performance Schedule


(Please check back soon for full festival details.)

Much Ado About Nothing
March 3, 7 PM
March 5, 10 AM

Hamlet
March 5, 7 PM
March 6, 10 AM




SHAKESPEARE MINUTES FROM PAST FESTIVALS

As a special treat, please enjoy these "Minutes with Shakespeare" from past festivals. Produced by local NPR member station WKMS, these gems pack the fun and wonder of Shakespeare's memorable characters into 60 seconds!

Check out past "Minutes with Shakespeare" here

NEA logo, Murray Shakespeare Festival
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TEACHER RESOURCES
Check out our Shakespeare in the Schools teacher resources page for fun lesson plans.


IN THE MEDIA


HIGHLIGHT VIDEOS

New! Festival 2013 highlight videos by Roundabout U: 
Shakespeare in the Park
Shakespeare in the Schools

Festival 2012 video: Shakespeare in the Schools.

Festival 2011 video: Festival highlights


AND MORE MEDIA...

Werewolves and a Singing Fool...
At the WKMS studios, Murray Shakespeare Festival organizers Dr. Barbara Cobb and Dr. Rusty Jones talk about some of the more interesting elements of Shakespeare's comedy Twelfth Night and John Webster's gripping tragedy The Duchess of Malfi.

The Bard or Not the Bard?
Murray Shakespeare Festival Chair Dr. Rusty Jones discusses fact versus Hollywood in this interview about the movie Anonymous with local NPR member station WKMS. See the New York Times story "Hollywood Dishonors the Bard."



Related Links and More

Join the Murray Shakespeare Festival Facebook group.

Check out the American Shakespeare Center on Facebook.

Visit the American Shakespeare Center website.



FESTIVAL CONTACT

Dr. William "Rusty" Jones

270-809-2397 phone

wjones1@murraystate.edu



TICKET INFORMATION

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