Tag Archives: centennial park

What’s Cooking in the Park: 8/20 – 8/23

It’s time for the second weekend of Shakespeare in the Park! Who else is gonna be there? Lots of fun people, a few dogs and some great vendors and talented musicians. We’ve got the whole line-up for the weekend right … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Cooking in the Park: 8/13 – 8-16

Opening weekend of Shakespeare in the Park 2015 is finally here! This year’s production, Henry V, directed by frequent NSF collaborator Nat McIntyre (Seen onstage with us as Oberon in A Midsummer Night’s Dream, Iago in Othello, and The Dukes … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Cooking at the Park: 9/11 – 9/14

It’s time for the fifth weekend of Shakespeare in the Park! This sadly means that you have only 4 chances to come out to the park and catch the show so best make the most of it! The weather is … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Get the Royal Treatment at Shakespeare in the Park

When Shakespeare was born in 1564, Elizabeth I was on the throne. Queen Elizabeth I was an active and generous patron of the theatre, and had her own acting company called the ‘Queen’s Men’. She stood against the people who wished to … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Cooking at the Park: 9/4 – 9/7

Despite the frequent close calls with rain, close to 6,000 people have stepped into our Tent City over the past three weeks and now it’s time for the fourth weekend of Shakespeare in the Park! If you’re thinking about coming out … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

What’s Cooking in the Park: 8/28 – 9/1

It’s time for the third weekend of Shakespeare in the Park! This weekend is a special one because it’s Labor Day weekend, that means there will be a special Monday showing of As You Like It. That means you have … Continue reading

Posted in Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tennessee and the Great Depression: A Brief History

In Shakespeare’s As You Like It, the noble Duke Senior and his friends have been pushed out of their places, which took our Artistic Director’s imagination to the American Great Depression. Our country was beset with hard times in the 1930’s. So … Continue reading

Posted in Education, Shakespeare in the Park | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment