see a show, come to a talk, or join a Dramatic reading, workshop, or Production!
Please come see the young Shakespeareans perform on stage! Your support in the audience is an extremely important part of their process in becoming who they are as adults.
See below for talks, plays, dramatic readings, or workshops that you can see and students can join.,
Two Spring Productions!
The Importance of Being Earnest
We depart from Shakespeare to explore Oscar Wilde's comedic masterpiece.
Introduction to the play: Saturday, February 2, 3-5:30 p.m. at the Crows' Nest (7 Caliente Road)
Rehearsals: Monday evening in Eldorado and Thursday evening at the Unitarian Universalist Church in Santa Fe (107 W. Barcelona Road). 6-8:30 p.m.
Dress Rehearsals at The Swan, 1213 Parkway Drive, b. Santa Fe:
April 14: Cast Bunbury 4 p.m. April 15: Cast Cucumber Sandwiches 4 p.m. April 16: Cast Muffins 4 p.m.
Performances at The Swan, 1213 Parkway Dr. b Santa Fe:
April 17: Cast Bunbury 7 p.m. April 18 Cast Muffins 7 p.m. April 20 Cast Cucumber Sandwiches 2 p.m. April 26: Cast Muffins April 27 Cast Cucumber Sandwiches April 28 Cast Bunbury 2 p.m
Tuition: $295 - We now have three complete casts. This production is now closed for registration.
The Winters’ Tale Workshop:
Actors will take on multiple roles with onstage character changes.
Introduction to the play: Saturday, February 2, 6-8:30 p.m. at the Crows' Nest.
Rehearsals Tuesday evening in Eldorado and Wednesday evening in Santa Fe at the Unitarian Universalist Church (107 W. Barcelona Road).
Dress rehearsal: May 8 4-9 p.m. at The Swan
Performances May 10-12 at The Swan, 1213 Parkway Dr. b, Santa Fe.
Shakespeare: Meter, Meaning, and Action in Measure for Measure
The Shakespeare Gym provides an ongoing community in which to hone your skills in performing Shakespeare at a basic level. No experience necessary—just an interest in exploring Shakespeare more deeply!
We will explore Act 5, Scene 1 (the final scene) in the play. No memorizing required (unless you wish to!)
Rehearsals: Sunday afternoons (4:30 - 6 p.m.): 2/24, 3/3, 3/10, 3/31
Informal performance on 4/7 at 7 p.m. location TBD
COMEDY OF ERRORS
AT THE SANTA FE BOTANICAL GARDEN
The Crows Summer Veteran’s production is open to actors who have performed medium or large roles in prior Crows productions.
Introduction to the play: Saturday, May 25, 1-3:30 p.m. at the Crows’ Nest in Eldorado.
Rehearsal times: Monday - Thursday evenings 5:30-8:30 p.m. (Mondays and Wednesdays at the Crows’ Nest and Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation).
Dress rehearsals at the Botanical Garden: July 23 and 24.
Performances at the Botanical Garden July 26, 27, August 2,3 6 p.m.
Registration coming soon!
And now for something completely different
A summer workshop of comedic scenes from Shakespeare and Monty Python
Directed by Ariana Karp
Open to anyone 10 to 18 who wishes to hone their comedic acting skills.
Introduction to the workshop: Saturday, May 25, 6 to 8:30 p.m.
Rehearsal schedule: Monday - Thursday afternoons, 2-5 p.m. (Mondays and Wednesdays at the Crows’ Nest, Tuesdays and Thursdays at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation) starting June 3.
Dress rehearsals: July 16, 4 to 9 p.m.
at The Swan Theater 1213 Parkway Dr. B, Santa Fe
Performances at The Swan Theater, July 19, 20, 7 p.m. July 21, 2 p.m.
Registration coming soon!