Schedule of Events
The Actors from the London Stage fall 2014 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 Theater on the UT campus, Wednesday, October 22 - Friday, October 24, and at the Winedale Theatre Barn, Round Top, Saturday, October 25. For information about tickets, please call (512) 471-4726.
Thursday, October 16, 6:30pm Reception followed by panel: “’One that knows the law, go to’: Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing.” With Professors William Forbath, UT Law School; David Kornhaber, Coordinator, AFTLS; Leah Marcus, Professor of English, Vanderbilt University; and the Spirit Of Shakespeare Players performing scenes from Much Ado About Nothing. Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School.
Friday 10/17: 3pm: Leah Marcus, Edwin Mims Professor of English, Vanderbilt University. "Ideologies of Female Conduct in Global Perspective: Much Ado about Nothing and The Taming of the Shrew." British Studies: Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center.
AFTLS Residency Week:
Monday: 10/20, 6:30pm: Welcome supper for actors, host faculty, student guides.
12 noon: Poetry on the Plaza: Harry Ransom Center Plaza.
7:30pm: Much Ado About Nothing. Q&A with actors after performance. Payne Theater, Winship Building.
Thursday 10/23, 7:30pm: Much Ado About Nothing. Payne Theater, Winship Building.
Friday 10/24, 7:30pm: Much Ado About Nothing. Payne Theater, Winship Building.
Saturday 10/25, 7pm: Much Ado About Nothing. Round Top, Winedale Theater Barn
Texas Performing Arts, firstname.lastname@example.org, 512-477-6060, or 1-800-982-2386
Stills from Previous AFTLS Productions: The Tempest (2011), A Midsummer Night's Dream (2010), Hamlet (2006).