You are invited to come enjoy our Shakespeare Festival on Orcas Island, featuring costumed performers, an Eastsound Parade, street theater, and a performance by The Seattle Shakespeare Company. Clear your schedule for April 7 – 11, 2015.
The Stage on the Green, located in the heart of the island, will be home to numerous festival activities all day Saturday, April 11, including stage performances and music of the period. That evening, a performance will be presented at the island’s 200-seat Orcas Center, the community’s performing arts facility.
Tuesday, April 7
Local Shakespeare Night with music and one-acts. 7 pm at Random Howse in Eastsound.
Wednesday, April 8
Dinner Theater with two plays: ‘Unexpected Shakespeare’ Improv by Seattle’s Unexpected Productions, and “Who Doth Inhabit the Primary Position,” directed by Tom Fiscus and performed by Peter Vinson and Kelly Toombs. 7 pm at Random Howse in Eastsound.
Thursday, April 9
Fundraising dinner with special guests from the Seattle Shakespeare Company and featuring local magician Matthew Laslo. Cuisine by Chef Bill Patterson 6 pm at Random Howse.
Friday, April 10
Free performance of ‘Macbeth’ by Seattle Shakespeare Company for Orcas Island students. 1 pm at Orcas Center.
Dinner Theater with two plays: ‘Unexpected Shakespeare’ Improv by Seattle’s Unexpected Productions, and “Who Doth Inhabit the Primary Position,” directed by Tom Fiscus and performed by Peter Vinson and Kelly Toombs. 7 pm at Random Howse in Eastsound. Cast party and dance open to the public at 10 pm at Random Howse.
Saturday, April 11
Shakespeare parade at 12 noon in Eastsound Village (and all participants welcome!)
Medieval street fair with entertainment on the Village Green (North Beach Road in Eastsound.) 12 noon to 3 pm.
‘Macbeth’ on Saturday, April 11. Buy Tickets Now!
The Seattle Shakespeare Company performs “Macbeth” at the Orcas Center. Show time is 7:30 pm. Tickets available from Orcas Center – https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/cal/34217, and http://www.strangertickets.com/events/23307391/orcas-island-shakespeare-festival-presents-macbeth-from-the-seattle-shakespeare-company
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