Raising the Bard in San Diego!


YOU’VE SEEN THE FIRST FOLIO AT THE LIBRARY!

NOW COME AND READ SHAKESPEARE’S MOST FAMOUS PLAY!

HAMLET……..THIS TUESDAY, JULY 5TH

  • Upstart Crow Bookstore and Coffee Shop
    Seaport Village, Downtown San Diego

    Tues
    day, July 5th
    6.45pm – 8.30pm

An open reading directed by Charlie Riendeau

All welcome. Come and read a part or just listen. New readers selected for each scene, so everyone can have a go! Bring a copy of the text or access on your phone if possible.
 


SHAKESPEARE FIRST FOLIO TOURING EXHIBITION IN SAN DIEGO!!

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San Diego’s Old Globe Theater and San Diego Public Library successfully led the effort to have the Folger Shakespeare Library‘s First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare touring exhibition come to San Diego!

  • The Folio will be exhibited at the Central Public Library, Downtown San Diego
    Saturday June 4th to Thursday July 7th, 2016
  • There are lots of events planned around the Exhibition

>> Check out the First Folio San Diego 2016 website!

 

The cover page of a Shakespeare First Folio. (Photo: Old Globe)

The cover page of a Shakespeare First Folio. (Photo: Old Globe)

 

 


COME TO ONE OF OUR MONTHLY OPEN SHAKESPEARE READINGS.

ALL WELCOME! READ OR JUST WATCH!

Join us for one of these regular informal events in San Diego with the Bard, starring you! All welcome. Free. Anyone can join in the reading or just come along to listen. Parts are re-assigned before each scene so everyone who wants to can read. These popular readings are fun, interactive, creative, and great public speaking and acting practice. They are also a good way to meet other people who are interested in Shakespeare and his work.  

We hold readings at:
– The Upstart Crow Bookstore and Coffee House in Seaport Village, downtown.
– San Diego Central Library, downtown.
– La Jolla Riford Public Library.

>> See more info about our open readings and complete schedule