Spring/Summer 2014

 

Outdoors:

How Shakespeare Won the West
by Richard Nelson  Directed by Jennifer King

A ragtag troupe of actors heads West during the Gold Rush, seeking fortune and fame performing Shakespeare for enthusiastic '49ers. Embracing the greatest elements of Shakespearean comedy and American vaudeville, this is a jubilant celebration of the human spirit not to be missed.

August 14-17, 2014
Veteran's Memorial Park, Downtown Napa - FREE

Indoors:

As You Like It
by William Shakespeare  Directed by Jennifer King and Jay Skelton

Shakespeare’s romantic comedy is intimately staged in the round. This short and cheeky adaptation will pluck at your heartstrings and tickle your funny bone – and don’t be surprised if you become part of the action!

Shakespeare Napa Valley Director, Jennifer King, is returning to London this summer to co-produce the summer program with Jay Skelton of Shakespeare at Notre Dame as a part of the International Youth Arts Festival which will feature both actors from the United Kingdom and United States. In August, Skelton and King will remount the production in Napa for a three week run in September.

UK RUN:

Monday 14th July @ 20.30, Tuesday 15th July @ 19.00, Friday 18th July @ 20.15, Wednesday 23rd July @ 12.00  & Sunday 27th July @ 19.00

Venue: Rose Theatre Studio, Kingston Upon the Thames

US RUN:

Friday's/Saturday's:  September 12, 13, 19, 20, 26 & 27, 2014 at 8pm
Sunday's:  September 14, 21 and 28, 2014 at 2pm

Venue: Studio Theater, Napa Valley College Performing Arts Center