Dear Mr. Shakespeare is coming to The Historic Hoover Theatre during the week of September 11-18, 2017.
Devised and directed by Audrey Rumsby, Youth Shakespeare San Jose presents an ensemble piece that features some of Shakespeare’s best-known scenes and speeches, taken from a cross-section of his greatest plays. Featured works include King Lear, Othello, Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo & Juliet, Julius Caesar, Antony & Cleopatra, Richard II, Richard III, Henry IV Part 1, Henry V, King John, The Merchant of Venice, As You Like It, and Twelfth Night. The action is interspersed with sonnets, songs, and readings of letters written to and from William Shakespeare, all performed by members of the company.
Performance dates and times to be announced.
Tickets on sale in August.