44 results for tag: Festival

The Landlord Cast

Casting is now complete for the Signature Bahamian production for Shakespeare in Paradise 2015, The Landlord by Sam Boodle. Directed by Shakespeare in Paradise's Artistic Director, Philip A. Burrows, the production goes into rehearsal on July 1st and is scheduled to have both student matinee and public performances during ... More

Early Bookings

The Box Office for this year's Shakespeare in Paradise theatre festival will not officially open at the Dundas until Monday, September 16th. Since there will only be four public performances of our signature productions, "The Legend of Sammie Swain" and "The Shrew", we are giving our  followers an opportunity to reserve their ... More

Help us revive The Legend of Sammie Swain!

For this, our fortieth anniversary of independence, Shakespeare in Paradise has taken on the mammoth task of reviving E. Clement Bethel's The Legend of Sammie Swain. It will cost us over $100,000 to produce! We're asking the supporters of Shakespeare in Paradise to help us make it happen. We have started an ... More

Auditions over!

We thought we'd share some images from our various auditions and first readings.   More

Auditions tonight!

It's August, so that means that Shakespeare in Paradise is now in full swing. The Shrew is in rehearsal at DreamSpace, and Sammie Swain auditions take place tonight at 7 PM at the Dundas rehearsal hall. Our art work is being finalized (watch this space for the unveiling of our show art over the next 5 weeks) and we are ... More

Welcome to SiP 2013!

Well, it's taken us a little while to get our new site up and running, but here we are! We're still in development mode, so you may notice some changes on this site as time goes on, but we're ready and raring to go! We've been working behind the scenes for three months or more now, working hard to make this the most dynamic ... More

Working on The Shrew and Sammie Swain

That is what we're doing! We've begun work on our two Signature Productions, The Shrew, Shakespeare's The Taming of the Shrew adapted to a Bahamian context, and a revival of The Legend of Sammie Swain, E. Clement Bethel's Bahamian folk opera. Watch this space!! More

It’s Over!

We've come to the end of our fourth annual Shakespeare in Paradise, and the consensus is that this was the best festival to date. Thanks to all who supported us in any way whatsoever, but especially to all those people who came out to our shows. Very special thanks to all who attended yesterday's Play Reading Series. It was ... More

Final Day SIP 2012

Today, Saturday, October 13th is the final day of performances for the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise Theatre Festival. Our two Signature productions, Merchant and Out o' Wedlock have already closed and tonight at 8:00pm you have a final opportunity to see one of the three critically acclaimed works that remain: L... More

Shakespeare in Paradise 2012 – It’s On!

After the previews and student matinees, the 4th annual Shakespeare in Paradise theatre festival is officially underway. Our signature works, Merchant and Out o' Wedlock have performances on Friday and Saturday nights at 8:00pm. Out o' Wedlock will also have a 2:00pm matinee on Saturday and Merchant will close with a 4:00pm ... More