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Shakespeare - Celebrate Mansfield Day

Sunday, September 18, 2016
12:00pm – 4:00pm

Storrs Campus
Storrs Center

Partnering with the Town of Mansfield, the afternoon, focused on the families and community, will feature a parade with Bread & Puppet-style Shakespeare puppets paraded through the town center at 12pm. From 1-4pm, the Dramatic Arts department will perform a series of Shakespeare focused activities including a "Sonnet Slam" series of performance recitations of Shakespeare's Sonnets and Monologues by UConn Drama and EO Smith HS students, a Shakespearian period dance demonstration by the UConn BFA Acting students, and a guided tour and demonstration by UConn’s Dept of Art & Art History of our antique printing presses and the printing process to create the folio.

Contact:

matthew.pugliese@uconn.edu

School of Fine Arts - Shakespeare First Folio (primary), Dramatic Arts, First Year Programs & Learning Communities, UConn Master Calendar

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