Murray Shakespeare Festival 2013

The 2013 Tempt Me Further Tour

The Murray Shakespeare Festival is March 6-8, 2013. Lovett performances are  $5 with Murray State ID and $10 general admission. For Ticket Information, Call 270-809-2397. Support comes from Pella Corporation.

List of Events:

Thu-Sat, Feb. 28-March 2: 

Cinema International Film: Coriolanus, with Ralph Fiennes; 7:30 PM, Curris Center Theater (free)

Monday, March 4: 

“Shakespeare Dance Party” with Daryl Phillipy, Dept. of Theater (4-5 PM; Wilson 310B)

Tuesday, March 5:

“Shakespeare Flash Mob! Shakespearean Insult Battle with Prizes!” Curris Center, Rocking Chair Lounge, Noon-1 PM

Wednesday, March 6: 

Twelfth Night performance (10 AM-Noon, Lovett Auditorium) 

3:30-4:30 PM: lecture, Dr. Frank Whigham, University of Texas at Austin: “Sexual and Social Boundaries in The Duchess of Malfi.” (Faculty Hall 208)

5:00-6:00 PM: American Shakespeare Center Acting Workshop at Murray’s “Playhouse in the Park” (in Murray’s Central Park)

Thursday, March 7:

Twelfth Night performance (10 AM-Noon, Lovett Auditorium)

3:30-4:30 PM: Gender and Diversity Studies Roundtable: “‘I am not that I play’: Gender and Sexuality in Shakespeare's Twelfth Night,” led by MSU’s Dr. Josh Adair (3:30-4:30 PM, Faculty Hall 208)

The Duchess of Malfi performance (7-9 PM, Lovett Auditorium)

Friday, March 8:

3:30-4:30 PM ASC Stage Combat Workshop, Faculty Hall 208 (featuring Murray Fencing Club)

Twelfth Night performance (7-9 PM, Lovett Auditorium)

For more information, visit the Murray Shakespeare Festival webpage.