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Swords & Shakespeare Alumni Theatre Event

Date: June 8, 2018

Time: 6:30 - 9 p.m.

Location: Central Penn College Student Fellowship Amphitheater - Summerdale, PA

Cost: $5 to benefit the Capital BlueCross Theatre

Registration: Registration required: Click here to RSVP by June 1

A special time to eat, drink, socialize and enjoy some high-energy entertainment: Shakespearean Scenes of Conflict and Combat.

  • Experience the intense, professionally-choreographed¬†fight scenes from some of Shakespeare's most famous work. Scenes choreographed by Dan Burke of Safe Violence by Dan Burke.
  • Enjoy food and drinks al fresco: Cash bar of wine and beer, and complimentary Shakespearean-themed heavy hors d'oeuvres.
  • This is an event where alumni can meet up with old friends, favorite professors and staff, and mingle with invited guests from the Central Penn College Career Services department.

This event will be held in our beautiful Student Fellowship Amiphtheater (behind the pool near the wooden bridge that leads to the Boyer House). In case of rain it will move to The Conference Center (1st floor of the ATEC building).

Get Involved as an Actor in swords and shakespeare!

Learn from one of the BEST in the business and perform as an actor in the June 7 and 8 Swords and Shakespeare shows!

Dan Burke of Safe Violence by Dan Burke will facilitate a five-week stage combat intensive where the participants will learn how to safely and artistically prepare a Shakespearean scene of conflict and combat for the Capital BlueCross Theatre's production of Swords and Shakespeare. Click here to watch an interview with Burke that discusses the program.

Registration for the intensive is FREE. Registration deadline is April 24! Click here to register.

The intensive will be held on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 6:30-8:30 p.m., starting May 1 and ending June 6.

Dress rehearsal is June 6.

Performances in the outdoor amphitheater on the Central Penn College Summerdale campus are on June 7 and 8.

Questions? Email Theatre Director Janet Bixler.