FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (6/05)
Summer Shakespeare— Macbeth and Comedy of Errors— at Marjorie Lyons Playhouse
See The Times review of Macbeth, July 8, 2005.
SHREVEPORT, LA — Centenary's Marjorie Lyons Playhouse announces its summer performance schedule featuring two Shakespearean favorites, Macbeth and Comedy of Errors.
Macbeth runs July 7, 8, 9, 21 and 23 at 8 p.m. Comedy of Errors runs July 14-16 and 22 at 8 p.m. with a 2 p.m. matinee on July 17 and 24.
Cost for tickets for all performances are: adults $12; senior citizens/military, $10; and non-Centenary students/Centenary alumni, $5. The box office opens Thursday June 30. Tickets may be purchased daily between the hours of 12 and 4 p.m.
Heather Peak, Class of 1995, will direct the two plays. Having graduated with a B.A. in theatre, Peak is a former member of the traveling theatre troupe, Shenandoah Shakespeare Express. She is now a local artist-in-residence and is teaching a course called "Shakespeare Through Performance and Acting" during the second session of Centenary's Summer Exploration Camp.
For further information, call the Marjorie Lyons Playhouse at 318-869-5242.
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