Wednesday, July 18, 2012

Water Works opens Shakespeare in the Park August 2, 2012

Water Works Theatre will open their 2012 season of Shakespeare in the Park at Royal Oak on August 2. All performances are held at the Starr Jaycee Park in Royal Oak, Michigan.


Henry V directed by Sara Catheryn Wolf and featuring Michael Brian Ogden in the eponymous lead will run Aug. 2-12: Thurs., Fri., Sat. at 8 p.m. and Sun. at 5 p.m. Tickets are $20, good for any performance; and are available online at http://www.waterworkstheatre.com/tickets.html and at the gate.


Midsummer Night's Dream directed by Barton Bund will run Aug. 4, 5, 11 and 12 at 1:00 p.m.; and August 7 and 8 at 7:00 p.m. Tickets are $6, good for any performance; and are available online at http://www.waterworkstheatre.com/tickets.html and at the gate.


Summer Sonnets, an original production written by local playwright Audra Lord and directed by JM Ethridge will be presented free on August 4, 5, 11, and 12 at 3 p.m. The performance is " . . . a magical hour in the park with the Bard's legendary poetry set to a modern tale . . ." according to the company website.


Oberons have attended many Water Works productions in the past and we have never been disappointed -- highly recommended!