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Shakespeare Forever: Lectures/Movie/Discussion/Workshops

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Lectures/Movie /Discussions/Workshops

Wednesday, March 16, 2016, 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Hillwood Cinema, LIU Post

Shakespeare as Popular Entertainer: Elizabeth Stage Practices and the First Folio as Performance

 Prof. Rick DesRochers                                                                                                                                                                                                       Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities

Wednesday, March 23, 2016, 12:30 p.m.-1:30  p.m. Steinberg Museum of Art, LIU Post 

Interpreting Shakespeare in the Visual Arts, Barbara Applegate                                                                                                                                            Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities

Workshop for school students at the Steinberg Museum of Art, 2 p.m.

Tuesday, March 29, 2016, 12:30 – 2:30 p.m.  Great Hall, Winnick House, LIU Post

Should We Teach Shakespeare in the 21st century? A Professional Development workshop for teachers, Dr. Kay Sato, Dr.John Lutz, and Dr. Lynne Manouvrier                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities and Hutton House Lectures

Thursday, March 31, 2016, 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Hillwood Cinema, LIU Post

Shakespeare and Political Philosophy. Dr. Shawn Welnak and Dr. John Lutz                                                                                                                      Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities

Tuesday, April 12, 2016, 12:30 p.m.- 1:30 p.m.  Hillwood Commons Lecture Hall, LIU Post

Shakespeare in Broadway Musicals.  A talk by Marc Courtade, Executive Director, Huntington Arts Council                                                                    Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities

Broadway songs inspired by Shakespeare

Richie Iacona and students

Songs from West Side Story, The Boys from Syracuse, Kiss Me Kate, and Illyria

Workshop for school students at the Steinberg Museum of Art 2 p.m.

Wednesday, April 13, 2016, 12:30 p.m.-1:30 p.m. Hillwood Commons Lecture Hall, LIU Post

Shakespeare and Globalization: Legacies and Linkages in History,  Dr. Shahid Siddiqi                                                                                           Lecture made possible in part by a grant from the New York Council for the Humanities

Three Songs of Shakespeare by Juhani Komulainen

LIU Post Chamber Singers, Dr. Mark Shapiro, Director, 1:30 – 1:45 p.m.

Friday, April 15, 2016, 12 noon. The Port Washington Public Library

"I will not charm my tongue": The Perils of Speaking Out in Othello and The Winter's Tale.

A talk by Maureen McFeeley, Adjunct Professor at Hofstra, English Department.                                                                                                           Program sponsored by the Port Washington Public Library in association with LIU Post 

Monday, April 18, 2016, 2:00 p.m.– 3:15 p.m. Great Neck Library at Station Branch, 26 Great Neck Road (2nd level), Gardens at Great Neck shopping center, Great Neck .NY
Shakespeare in Films.
Presented by
Marc Courtade, Executive Director, Huntington Arts Council                                                                                                      Program sponsored by the Great Neck Public Library in association with LIU Post 

                                                                                                    Closing

Thursday, April 21, 2016, 12- 4 p.m.  Great Hall, Winnick House, LIU Post

Shakespeare Birthday and 400th year Commoration of Shakespeare's Death

Student/Faculty Performances: Drama/Music/Poetry.TBA  Participation from community.                                                                                                  Light Refreshments: courtesy of Academic Affairs, LIU Post