Regional: Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival: As You Like It, Measure for Measure, Macbeth, So Please You. Off-Broadway: Playwrights Horizons: The Christians. Off-Off Broadway: Classical Theatre of Harlem: The Tempest. Television: High Maintenance. kimberlychatterjee.com
Join the Folger for a free pre-show lesson in English Country Dance led by ECD in DC founder and director Michelle Sebastian with members of her performance group. Have you always wanted to dance like the Dashwoods or boogie with the Bennets? Learn the ropes (or channel your inner Darcy and glower in the corner.)
Rorschach Theatre: A Bid to Save the World; Solas Nua: Wild Sky; WSC Avant Bard: A Midsummer Night's Dream, Friendship Betrayed, The Madwoman of Chaillot; Arts on the Horizon: Space Bop, Snow Day; Prince George County Shakespeare Festival: A Midsummer Night's Dream; The Kennedy Center MFA Playwrights’ Workshop: Cleave, The Found Dog Ribbon Dance; Center Stage: As You Like It (reading); Venus Theatre: Light of Night, We Are Samurai; Young Playwrights' Theater: New
Author, University of Maryland professor of English, and consulting editor for The Shakespeare Quarterly Theodore Leinwand discusses his new book The Great William: Writers Reading Shakespeare.
The Great William explores how seven renowned writers-Samuel Taylor Coleridge, John Keats, Virginia Woolf, Charles Olson, John Berryman, Allen Ginsberg, and Ted Hughes-wrestled with Shakespeare in the very moments when they were reading his work.