Shakespeare a cappella

Winter 2016

The words of William Shakespeare are illuminated through innovative and artful a cappella music as we commemorate the 400-year legacy of the Bard in 2016. Jeff Award-winning actors Barbara Robertson and Greg Vinkler from Chicago Shakespeare Theater join us on stage to enhance the drama, as sonnets and soliloquies are set to music by brilliant composers from around the world. Principal Music Director John William Trotter prepares this exciting musical celebration, with a script and stage direction by Jeff Award-winning writer/director/actor Tom Mula.

Performance Dates

Saturday: February 13, 2016
8:00 PM

Nichols Concert Hall
1490 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60201

Sunday: February 14, 2016
4:00 PM

Rockefeller Memorial Chapel
5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.
Chicago, IL 60637

Saturday: February 20, 2016
8:00 PM

Pilgrim Congregational Church
460 Lake Street
Oak Park, IL 60302

Sunday: February 21, 2016
4:00 PM

Wentz Concert Hall
171 E. Chicago Ave.
Naperville, IL 60540

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In collaboration with Chicago Shakespeare Theater

 

 

Photo of Barbara Robertson

Guest actor: Barbara Robertson

 

 

Photo of Greg Vinkler

Guest actor: Greg Vinkler

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