Too Much of a Good Thing: A Shakespeare Shorts Festival

When:
February 11, 2018 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
2018-02-11T19:30:00-05:00
2018-02-11T21:00:00-05:00
Where:
AS220 Black Box Theater
95 Empire St
Providence, RI 02903
USA
Cost:
$7 for From Scratch, $10 for show, $20 for Festival Pass
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“T0o Much Of A Good Thing” A Shakespeare Shorts Festival is a celebration hosted by AS220’s Black Box Theatre February 15-17th. Doors at 7, show at 7:30. Each night will feature six to eight performances and end with a party. It’s what Will would have wanted.
Pre-sale Tickets will be sold at $10 / $20 for a festival pass – three nights for price of two! Tickets at the door will sliding scale $15-$25. Just want to come to the after party? There will be a $5 cover after 9pm (included in the price of a ticket for the evening!)
We will have a special FROM SCRATCH night of works in progress on Sunday, February 11th at 7pm for $7 if you would like a sneak preview of what dreams may come for the festival weekend.
THE COMPLETE LINE UP FOR THE FESTIVAL IS HERE!
Sunday, February 11th – Shakespeare Scratch
Elizabeth Keiser
Susan Bergeron
David Higgins
Rose Jermusyk
Thursday, February 15th
Shakespeare to Hip Hop
Elizabeth Keiser
Ellen Zainheiser
After Party: Shakespeare Karaoke Contest
Friday, February 16th
What Cheer? Shakespeare Theatre Company
David Higgins
Theatre of Bewilderment
Ellen Zainheiser
After Party: Shakespearotica
Saturday, February 17th
The Rhode Island Theatre Company (TRIST)
Shakespeare to Hip Hop
Rose Jermusyk
Elizabeth Keiser
David Higgins
Afterparty: Bard The Band
Plus acts from The GenderQueer Shakespeare Project and Don’t Mess With Bill: A Video Film Short by Susan Bergeron all three nights!
A little bit traditional, some experimental, completely fun. We hope you join us for all the Shakespeare Shenanigans this February.
About the Venue
AS220 is a non-profit community arts organization located in downtown Providence, Rhode Island. We are an unjuried, uncensored forum for the arts: a space to access tools, technology and knowledge; a space to come together, collaborate, innovate, experiment and take risks. AS220 envisions a just world where all people can realize their full creative potential.
About the Producer
Corinne Wahlberg is a creative producer and dramaturg facilitating performance research & development, productions, and tours.
Recent productions include LUNA LOBA, PVDLoop, FESTIVAL 51, and THE LAUGH OF THE MEDUSA.
Recent London, UK productions include I GOT DRESSED IN FRONT OF MY NEPHEW TODAY with Feral Foxy Ladies (★★★★★ Edinburgh Spotlight), THE HEMLINE INDEX with Portmanteau (★★★★ The Scotsman ★★★★ The Skinny) and UNPRESCRIBED with The Sun Apparatus (★★★★ Broadway Baby ★★★★ Edinburgh Spotlight).
She is an MFA graduate of The Royal Central School of Speech & Drama (‘14) and holds a BA from Rhode Island College (‘08). She also runs a freelance collaborative, Stray Creatives, which strives to create professional media archives for artists and creators of all kinds.