The Atlanta Shakespeare Company Offers Schools a New Touring Production
Double, Double, Shakespeare and Puppets!
Shakespeare 4 Kids: Macbeth, or The Postman Always Rings Twice is now touring!
The Atlanta Shakespeare Company’s Education Department is offering a new touring production this school year. Shakespeare 4 Kids: Macbeth, or The Postman Always Rings Twice is performed by four professional actors that bring Shakespeare’s play, Macbeth, alive for elementary school audiences. The performance is composed of song, audience participation and of course, puppets!
This production is available to come to Georgia schools throughout the month of October. The price for this 50 minute show is $5 a student and includes a question and answer session with the actors afterward. There will also be one performance at The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse on October 31, 2015.
About the Atlanta Shakespeare Company at the Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse The Atlanta Shakespeare Company’s Education programs provide opportunities for students, educators and parents throughout Georgia and the Southeast to experience the power of Shakespeare’s language and dramatic vision through the play, passion, poetry, active participation and performance using dynamic, language based methods. ASC Education serves students from K-12 grades in 54 Georgia counties and six southern states with matinees in Atlanta, touring productions, workshops, residencies and other classroom programs as well as offering professional training to emerging artists at The Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse. The Tavern is Atlanta’s only professional Equity theatre company producing the works of William Shakespeare and select classic modern plays throughout the year, in an Elizabethan Globe-inspired playhouse on Peachtree St. in downtown Atlanta, Georgia. This past year ASC/The Tavern reached a total of over 20,000 students and 30,000 adults.