GableStage takes MDC Public Schools by storm!

 

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A tightly edited contemporary version of Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar has been performing at Miami-Dade County Public Schools for the past month. This production is under the direction of FIU Associate Professor, Phillip Church, and features 7 dynamic actors, all FIU Theatre Alumni. It is produced in collaboration with WhatIfWorks, Inc. Complete with multi-media video and imagery, it has lifted Shakespeare’s language off the page and into the lasting memory of every student who has attended. By the end of the tour, we will have reached thousands of students from 15 schools and performed the production 26 times!

View a photo slideshow below. Photos courtesy of Anton Church.

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Amanda Ortega as Cassia at DASH

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Lucas Hood as Marc Antony, Gabriel Bonilla as Octavius at DASH

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The cast taking a bow at Coral Park Senior High

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Coral Park Senior High


A FREE community performance will be held at the Downtown Library Branch on Saturday, November 21st at 11am. It is located at 101 W Flagler St, Miami, FL 33130. It is accessible by Metrorail at the Government Center stop. All are welcome. No reservation required.

An additional performance will be held at GableStage on Sunday, November 22nd at 7pmReservations CLOSED! SOLD OUT!

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This year’s Educational Programming is generously supported by Shakespeare in American Communities, The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation, Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs, Peacock Foundation, Inc. and the many GableStage supporters and sponsors listed on our Sponsor page.

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