Arts Council presents Shakespeare 450th birthday performance

Apr. 13, 2014 @ 04:46 AM

Rutherford County Arts Council will present the Globe Repertory Company production of The Shakespeare Sampler on Wednesday, April 23 at 10 a.m. in the Foundation Performing Arts Center on the campus of Isothermal Community College in Spindale.

The program will present songs and scenes from 15 of Shakespeare's most famous plays. The program is in celebration of Shakespeare's 450th birthday, which falls on the performance date.

Admission is $15 general admission, $10 for students. There will be a special discount for Rutherford County students: admission will be $5; school chaperones are free. Box seats are available at $25.

The show is part of a new classics series which will be followed by Medieval Bible Plays in May and The Cyclops, a Greek comedy, in October.

For tickets, visit the Foundation box office or call 828-286-9990. For general questions call 828-245-4000.