Weekend with Shakespeare August 8 – 9, 2020 — Free event

Join Shakespeare scholars and artists for two days of lectures, discussions, and demonstrations about the 2020 Season’s mainstage Shakespeare productions The Tempest and Twelfth Night.

Weekend with Shakespeare Lecture Series: The Weekend With Shakespeare Lecture Series is free!

We will start taking Weekend with Shakespeare reservations on May 15, 2020.
If you plan to attend a performance after a WWS lecture series, we recommend pre-ordering delicious food from our concessions for your convenience! Pre-order meals must be ordered online or at the Box Office no later than 6:00pm two days in advance of your performance. Click here to pre-order.

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Weekend with Shakespeare is sponsored in partnership with Shakespeare Workshop, a program sponsored by The Humanities Institute at UC Santa Cruz.

LECTURE SERIES SCHEDULE

Lecture on Shakespeare’s The Tempest: Saturday, August 8
3-6pm in the Horticulture II Meeting Hall at The UCSC Arboretum

3-3:15PM Intro by Dr. Sean Keilen, Provost, Porter College, UC Santa Cruz.
3:15-4:00PM TBD
4:00-4:15PM Break.
4:15-5:00PM TBD
5:00-5:30PM Break with refreshments.
5:30-6PM Q&A with actors from The Tempest, moderated by Artistic Director Mike Ryan.

For those who have purchased a ticket to see the evening performance of The Tempest:
7-7:15PM Pre-performance discussion of ‘5 Things to Look Out For’
8PM Performance of The Tempest at The Grove.

Lecture on Shakespeare’s Twelfth Night: Sunday, August 9
9am-12pm in the Horticulture II Meeting Hall at The UCSC Arboretum

9-9:15AM Intro by Dr. Sean Keilen, Provost, Porter College, UC Santa Cruz.
9:15-10:00AM TBD
10:00-10:15AM Break.
10:15-11:00AM TBD
11:00-11:30AM Break with refreshments.
11:30-12PM TBD

For those who have purchased a ticket to see the matinee performance of Twelfth Night, remember that the performance starts at 1pm on Sundays.
1PM Performance of Twelfth Night at The Grove.