Shakespeare in the Law

You have to do it, why not do it with us?

Experience live theater while learning and discussing legal ethics. Southwest Shakespeare Company actors perform specific legal scenes from Shakespeare’s The Merchant of Venice.

A Panel of Experts to Guide the Discussion

A highly active presentation coupled with an interactive panel discussion lead by local legal professionals and Curt Tofteland, the renowned founder of the esteemed Shakespeare Behind Bars program.

The lively discussion is unique in its inclusion of actors, lawyers and students attending the program!

Cost of Class Per Person: $145

Cost of Class Per Firm: CONTACT FOR PRICING jmurphy@swshakespeare.org

Class includes three CLE legal ethics credits with certificate, materials from the class, and a live performance of scenes from The Merchant of Venice.

To register please email: Joshua Murphy jmurphy@swshakespeare.org or Breona at bconrad@swshakespeare.org

call: 480-435-6868


Shakespeare In the Park

Shakespeare in the Park

 

Free Family Event

Peoria residents, their families, and friends are invited to join us in Centennial Plaza (located behind Peoria City Hall) for an evening of fun for the whole family. There will be food available for purchase, face painting for kids, and much more. Bring thy family, blankets and chairs for Shakespeare in the Park.

Julius Caesar – performed by the renowned
Southwest Shakespeare Company

Julius Caesar tells the story of Julius Caesar and his betrayal by his friend Marcus Brutus. It features many of Shakespeare’s most memorable quotes such as “beware the ides of March” and “Et tu, Brute?” Set in ancient Rome, it is a classic Shakespearean tragedy.

You’ve never experienced Shakespeare quite like this!

Showtime is at 7:30 p.m.

Sponsored by Southwest Shakespeare Company and the City of Peoria.

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