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December 8, 2015

Sweetly Writ: Oregon Shakespeare Festival Celebrates Shakespeare’s First Folio

1272015_11622_14_010916_Folio_LCIn celebration of the Eugene visit of Shakespeare’s original First Folio, the Hult Center for the Performing Arts will host a performance by actors from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival will perform Shakespeare’s changing versions of excerpts from King Lear on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 7:00pm. Tickets ordered in person at the Ticket Office are free. Ticket is required for admission. (more…)

Jan 6, 2016Feb 7, 2016

First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare

imagesPart of the international events in 2016 commemorating the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, will include a national tour of multiple copies of Shakespeare’s original edition as First Folio! The Book that Gave Us Shakespeare, which will make its first stop here in Eugene offering visitors a chance to see the book itself, open to Hamlet’s famous “To Be or Not To Be” monologue.” As the winning Oregon host side, the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art will offer free admission for the duration of the exhibition, January 6, 2016 to February 7, 2016. (more…)