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Valley Shakespeare Company to Present Shakespeare’s Classic Comedy Much Ado About Nothing

Performances will be Free to Public

Valley Shakespeare Company at Western Oregon University will present Shakespeare’s Much Ado About Nothing free to the public, on the Leinwand outdoor stage on the campus of WOU at the end of July.

Director David Janoviak has re-set this romantic romp in the Early 1900’s in Italy. Additionally, the play will be cast with a combination of student, community and professional actors.

The show will feature two guest professionals: costumes designer DeMara Cabrera and actor Ted deChatelet in the part of Don Pedro. Valley Shakespeare Company hopes to hire several guest professionals each season to act and design for the company.

Valley Shakespeare Company at Western Oregon University will perform Much Ado About Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday July 27, 28, 29, 30 & Thursday, Friday and Saturday August 3, 4, 5.on the Leinwand outdoor stage outside of Rice Auditorium on the campus of Western Oregon University. The show will feature lawn seating, so audience members are encouraged to bring blankets and lawn chairs. All performances will begin at 8:00PM and are free to the public. The running time of the show is approximately 2 hours and fifteen minutes with one intermission.   The show is appropriate for all ages.

For more information, please contact David Janoviak (Director):

David Janoviak

Head of Theatre/Dance

Western Oregon University
(503) 559-1551
janovid@wou.edu

The running time of the show is approximately 2 hours and fifteen minutes with one intermission. The show is appropriate for all ages. The Friday performances will be interpreted.

Contact:

Department of Theatre/Dance

503-838-8310    l    email: janovid@wou.edu    l   Rice Auditorium (RA 105)  Box Office Phone: 503-838-8462