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AFTLS Residency: September 18 - 25, 2017

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The 2017 Actors From The London Stage tour will perform Measure for Measure


Performances of Measure for Measure will be held at the Bates Recital Hall (inside the Music Building) on UT Campus, Wednesday, September 20 and Thursday, September 21, and at the Winedale Theatre Barn (near Round Top, Texas) Saturday, September 23.

Scroll down for more information on events and performances connected to the AFTLS Residency.





Thursday, September 14

Shakespeare and the Law Reception and Panel:
"The Very Mercy of the Law": Shakespeare's Measure for Measure

Eidman Courtroom, UT Law School
6:30pm
Free Admission

Reception followed by a performance by the Spirit Of Shakespeare Players
Panel Members:

  • Alan Friedman (Coordinator - AFTLS)
  • James Loehlin (Director - Shakespeare at Winedale)
  • David Kornhaber (Coordinator - AFTLS)
  • Angela Littwin (Professor - UT Law)

Friday, September 15

British Studies Talk:
"The Scope of Justice: Shakespeare’s Measure for Measure"

Tom Lea Room, Harry Ransom Center
3pm
Free Admission

Panel Members:

  • Alan Friedman (Coordinator - AFTLS)
  • James Loehlin (Director - Shakespeare at Winedale)
  • David Kornhaber (Coordinator - AFTLS)





Monday, September 18

Welcome supper for actors, host faculty, student guides:

Santa Rita Suite, Texas Union
6:30pm

Wednesday, September 20

Poetry on the Plaza:

"British Contemporary Poetry" - A reading by AFTLS Company Member Anna Wright of famous British poets, such as Don Paterson and Roddy Lumsden

Harry Ransom Center Plaza, UT Campus
12pm, noon

Wednesday, September 20

Public Performance:
Measure for Measure

Bates Recital Hall, Music Building, UT Campus
7:30pm

Q&A with actors after the performance

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Thursday, September 21

Public Performance:
Measure for Measure

Bates Recital Hall, Music Building, UT Campus
7:30pm

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Saturday, September 23

Public Performance:
Measure for Measure

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

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