Title















Site Registration | Find a Copy | Event Calendar | Site Map
The Voice of the Black Community
FDN Golf Tournament
William Shakespeare’s 'Love’s Labor’s Lost'
Performing Arts | Film
Date: June 22, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm

Location: Show map
The Green
400 S. Tryon Street
Charlotte, NC

The ninth annual Charlotte Shakespeare Festival opens with a musical, 1960s staging of William Shakespeare’s "Love’s Labor’s Lost" about four best friends who attempt to swear off women and devote themselves to study for three years. But when a princess and her hot friends show up at their doorstep, will they be able to keep their vow, or will they jump head over heels in love? Directed by Charlotte Shakespeare founder Elise Wilkinson, this hilarious, Beatles-inspired musical romp is set in the 1960s. 

“Love’s Labor’s Lost” is appropriate for all ages, although an adult should accompany children. 

Arrive early for a 5 p.m. workshop, which are good for children and teens because it helps them understand the text and gives them an opportunity to ask questions about the production. Show time is at 6:30 p.m.

All performances and workshops are free, but donations are encouraged ($5 minimum suggested). Seating is first-come, first-served and opens 90 minutes prior to curtain. Advance donors can reserve seats for a minimum $25 donation. Local musicians, performing artists, storytellers and poets will entertain audiences beginning 45 minutes prior to each performance.

Call (704) 625-1288 or email hi@charlotteshakespeare.com for more information.




Go Back | Send this page to a friend

Upcoming Events

read all
18

Total Eclipse Weekend

One of the Southeast’s most vibrant

18

Best Laid Plans

The Experts in Mystery Entertainment are now

18

The Jazz Room @ The Stage Door Theater

Jazz Arts Initiative continues Season 9 of its

Latest News

read all

Cool off with summer chicken salad

Top with goat cheese for extra pop

West Mecklenburg’s Dyami Brown excels on the wings of versatility

 WR puts Hawks in position for championship

Gov. Roy Cooper urges repeal of Confederate memorial law

2015 legislation blocks removal of markers