Tag Archives: Denice Hicks

Join us for InsideOut of the Lunch Box on November 20

  InsideOut of the Lunch Box November 20, 2014 TPAC’s Polk Theater [map] Free Lunch is served at 11:30 a.m. Program is from Noon – 1:00 p.m. InsideOut of the Lunch Box is a lunchtime series sponsored by Vanderbilt University … Continue reading

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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

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David Olney, Bluegrass and Puppies: 7 Reasons to see Shakespeare in the Park

Thank you for making this summer of Shakespeare such a successful and memorable summer. We’ve performed before representatives from Shakespeare Birthplace Trust, in the rain, and even had one particularly memorable performance in Barnes and Noble at Vanderbilt. As You Like … Continue reading

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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

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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

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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

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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

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