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ImprovEd Shakespeare's As You Like It, A Zoom Play

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Presented by The ImprovEd Shakespeare Company presents Shakespeare For Kids By Kids at Online/Virtual Space

May 09 - 10 2020
ImprovEd Shakespeare's As You Like It, A Zoom Play

What should a youth theatre production do when flattening the curve? Revamp the show for a virtual performance on Zoom and use Shakespeare’s story to fill it with laughter, tolerance, perseverance and love, of course.

A ZOOM PLAY
No, this won’t be as polished as SNL’s At Home episodes. Their production is recorded in advance and edited for your viewing pleasure. And it won’t be as stellar as Austin’s Parallelogramophonograph improv troupe. They have Millennials who know what they’re doing online. Meanwhile, we have a middle-aged director who doesn’t understand TikTok, can’t decipher memes, and who has never been on a Zoom meeting before.

But, as with the formation of ImprovEd Shakespeare,

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ADMISSION INFO

This performance takes place on a Zoom Webinar (you must have a Zoom account to attend)
FREE

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Please note:

— The 7:00PM performance time is for CST in the US, which is GMT-5:00.
— The number of attendees is limited to 100, first-come-first-served. Please commit to watching the entire performance, as you may be taking a slot from a fervid ImprovEd Shakespeare fan.

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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IMPORTANT NOTES FOR THE PERFORMANCE: AS YOU LIKE IT

— The 7:00PM performance time is for CST in the US, which is GMT-5:00.
— The number of attendees is limited to 100, first-come-first-served. Please commit to watching the entire performance, as you may be taking a slot from a fervid ImprovEd Shakespeare fan.
— There will be a Q&A with the players after the performance.

Of course, as is always the case with ImprovEd Shakespeare, this interactive performance features a cast of youth between the ages of 13-17 and is appropriate for the entire family. The story mixes modern narration with original Shakespeare verse. Furthermore, it’s FREE! Yeah… no excuse. Register now!

WHERE AND WHEN
Date: SATURDAY, MAY 9th and SUNDAY, MAY 10th
Time: 7:00PM CST (GMT-5:00)
Location: Zoom Webinar (you must have a Zoom account to attend)
FREE

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ImprovEd Shakespeare recommends our interpretation for Kids of all ages. Our performances typically run about an hour. Tax-deductible donations are welcome through our fiscal sponsor, Austin Creative Alliance. You can learn more by scrolling down to the ImprovEd Arts link.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

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The Austin Creative Alliance is funded in part by the City of Austin through the Economic Development Department's Cultural Arts Division and by grants from Texas Commission on the Arts and the National Endowment for the Arts which believes that a great nation deserves great art. The Creative Alliance also receives generous in-kind support from CreateAustin, and Time Warner Cable News. We are also grateful for the ongoing support and participation of our members and patrons.

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