Christendom College’s theater group, the Christendom Players, will bring the famed words of William Shakespeare to life next month with its fall production, “An Evening of Shakespeare.” The production will feature Shakespeare’s best monologues and scenes from a variety of his plays, with the performances taking place over the weekend of November 15-17 in the college’s St. Lawrence Commons.

The Christendom Players have performed many Shakespeare productions over the past two decades, including A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the Merchant of Venice, and Twelfth Night, but this marks the first time that the group will perform scenes and monologues from multiple Shakespeare works in one production. “An Evening of Shakespeare” will celebrate the variety of the Great Bard’s works, with students performing monologues and scenes from HamletTwelfth NightMacbethRomeo and Juliet, and A Midsummer Night’s Dream.

The show will be directed by alumna Elizabeth Foeckler and will be produced and managed by senior Nicole Feldman. The production will be performed at 8:00 p.m. each night from November 15-17, with each evening also featuring a wine and cheese assortment, with food and non-alcoholic beverages provided complementary and glasses of wine offered at $3 per glass.

Tickets are $4 for students and $7 for adults and can be reserved in advance by contacting Feldman at nicole.feldman@christendom.edu. Tickets will also be available for purchase at the door before the start of each performance.

Follow the Christendom Players on Facebook and Instagram for more information, and for details on upcoming performances this spring.

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