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2014 AFTLS Residency Schedule


Midsummer

The 2014 Actors From The London Stage residency will be held
October 20-27 at the University of Texas at Austin.

Performances of Much Ado About Nothing will be held at the Payne Theatre on the UT campus, Wednesday, October 22 - Friday, October 24, and at the Winedale Theatre Barn, Round Top, Saturday, October 25.

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Thursday, October 16 

Shakespeare and the Law Reception and Panel:
"One that knows the law, go to" - Law and Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School
6:30pm

Reception followed by a performance by the Spirit Of Shakespeare Players
Panel Members:
Professors William Forbath, UT Law School; David Kornhaber, Coordinator, AFTLS;
Leah Marcus, Professor of English, Vanderbilt University

Friday, October 17 

British Studies Talk:
"Ideologies of Female Conduct in Global Perspective: Much Ado about Nothing and The Taming of the Shrew."

Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center
3pm

Speaker: Leah Marcus, Edwin Mims Professor of English, Vanderbilt University


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Monday, October 20 

Welcome supper for actors, host faculty, student guides:

Santa Rita Suite, Texas Union
6:30pm

Wednesday, October 22 

Poetry on the Plaza: Raging about Achilles

Harry Ransom Center Plaza, UT Campus
12pm, noon

Special performance by AFTLS company member, Paul O’Mahony, returns
to Austin with a one man show called 'Raging about Achiles.' Set against
the backdrop of the Trojan Wars, The Iliad is the first and one of the
greatest works of western literature. In readings of different translations,
performance and discussion, ‘Raging about Achilles’ aims to bring fresh
perspective to the classical text and explore its enduring influence.

Wednesday, October 22 

Public Performance:
Much Ado About Nothing

B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Building
7:30pm

Q&A with actors after the performance











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Thursday, October 23 

Public Performance:
Much Ado About Nothing

B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Building
7:30pm

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Friday, October 24 

Public Performance:
Much Ado About Nothing

B. Iden Payne Theatre, Winship Building
7:30pm

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Saturday, October 25 

Public Performance:
Much Ado About Nothing

Winedale Theater Barn, Winedale Historical Center, near Round Top, TX
7pm

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