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2014-15 tour of
'As You Like It'
NOW Booking;
call 415-558-0888
or request a date online
or send date request form!

Also available:
PLAYSHOP
- a one hour,
hands-on experience
that will deepen
your students' appreciation of
Shakespeare On Tour's
'As You Like It'!
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A few openings remain for the current tour of Juius Caesar;
call 415-558-0888
or send email.

 

Join Rosalind, Orlando, Celia, and Touchstone as they escape to the forest of Arden in Shakespeare’s classic comedy focusing on love, loss and redemption. With a hilarious love triangle, mistaken identities and an exciting wrestling match, this production is a sure delight for all ages. Featuring one of Shakespeare’s strongest heroines, thought provoking family dynamics and the famous “All the world’s a stage…” speech, As You Like It is a perfect way to introduce students to Shakespeare’s works, as well as further the exploration with those already familiar. 

Stephen Muterspaugh (director of the 2012-13 tour of A Midsummer Night’s Dream, as well as the 2013-14 tour of Julius Caesar) returns to direct this 55-minute show, performed in Shakespeare’s original text. 

As always, our touring production travels with a cast of professional actors in costume, with set, props, and recorded music. At the conclusion of the show they will stay to take questions from the audience. Included are THREE WEEKS OF ONE-HOUR LESSON PLANS, written especially for teachers and indexed to state standards. These guides have been acclaimed as valuable resources in readily facilitating an enhanced understanding of the plot, themes, character motives, and language found in Shakespeare’s writing.

Shakespeare is a poet as well as a playwright, and much of his information is conveyed through visual imagery and live performance. Don’t miss this thoroughly affordable opportunity to have his text come to life at YOUR location! If you are interested in having Shakespeare on Tour visit your school, please view our pricing and staging requirements.

For More Information:

Please note: tour dates fill quickly; request your date NOW!
- call (415) 558-0888
- e-mail sfshakes@sfshakes.org
- request a date online
- fax your date request form for As You Like It to (415) 865-4433 to

Don't miss this convenient and affordable opportunity to bring the magic of live theater and the beauty of Shakespeare's language to YOUR location!

Shakespeare on Tour's Julius Caesar (Fall 2013-Spring 2014)
Scenes from Shakespeare On Tour's 'Julius Caesar' (L to R) Amber Sommerfeld as Antony, Leighland Hooks as Julius Caesar, Luke Myers as Casca, Jaideep Sahai as Brutus

About Shakespeare on Tour


For over 25 years Shakespeare On Tour has traveled across the state bringing a fifty-five minute version of a Shakespeare play to thousands of students. Each fall and spring our touring troupe of actors arrive at hundreds of venues, bringing sets, props, costumes, and music to enliven their performance. The production is professionally directed and suitable for elementary students through adults. The tour visits more schools than any other theater group in the state; this year alone, the tour will present more than 200 performances to over 20,000 children!

Schools also receive a curriculum guide written by professional educators, with lesson plans designed to help teachers prepare their students to more fully appreciate the performance.

Shakespeare On Tour production history

Public performance of Shakespeare On Tour's Julius Caesar

Please confirm dates and times with venue. All shows are complimentary unless otherwise indicated.

Note:
If you'd like to have the tour visit your school, library or community center, please contact us at 415-558-0888 for information.

Mar 15, 2014
Sunnyside Conservatory, 236 Monterey Blvd, San Francisco, 94131
Show at 2:00 pm / Post-show Q&A with the cast at 3:00 pm
Mar 22, 2014
Ortega Library, 3223 Ortega St, San Francisco
(415) 355-5700
Show at 2:00 pm / Post-show Q&A with the cast at 3:00 pm
Mar 29, 2014
First United Methodist Church of Palo Alto, 625 Hamilton Ave, Palo Alto
(650) 323-6167
Show at 5:30 pm / Post-show Q&A with the cast at 6:300 pm / PLAYSHOP (a one-hour hands-on experience that will deepen your
appreciation of the show) for all ages at 6:45 pm.
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