Wednesday, February 13 at 7 p.m.
Perfect for Valentine's day, join Emily Bryan in a lively discussion of some favorite Shakespearean moments as she provides insight into some of the most iconic moments of love in the canon. Bring your favorite Shakespearean text on LOVE as well (2 lines, 10 lines, a scene or a sonnet) and we will invite you to share. Shakespeare ON is a FREE educational series provided by Shakespeare on the Sound, local professional theater company. This year, they will be presenting "As You Like It" in Rowayton in June.
Emily Bryan is a Darien native and a former Shakespeare professor. She has taught at Dominican College, West Point, Northwestern and Brown. Prior to writing her dissertation on the lives of boy actors on the Shakespearean stage, Emily worked for the Public Theater / New York Shakespeare Festival as the assistant to the Executive Producer and as a Casting Assistant. She has also worked as a dramaturg for the Lincoln Center Director’s Lab and gave pre-show lectures for the Chicago Shakespeare Theatre. MA, The Shakespeare Institute, Stratford-Upon-Avon; PhD, Northwestern.
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