News CASTLE THEATRE COMPANY PERFORMS TWELFTH NIGHT AT MARLBORO COLLEGE, SEPTEMBER 16
MARLBORO, VT- (September 2, 2009) - Marlboro College and Northern Stage will present a production of William Shakespeare's Twelfth Night by the Castle Theater Company on Wednesday, September 16 at 7:00 pm in the Whittemore Theater.
Castle Theatre Company is the official theater company of University College, Durham in the United Kingdom. For nearly three decades, it has performed high quality productions of works by Shakespeare and other playwrights throughout the UK and the United States.
Working with Brooke Ciardelli, artistic director of Northern Stage, Castle Theatre Company is touring the United States with the goal of forging strong artistic, educational and lasting relationships with professional and student communities.
General admission is $10 for adults and $5 for children ages 18 and under. Reservations can be made in advance by calling the Marlboro College event information line at 802-451-7151.
Twelfth Night is one of Shakespeare's most celebrated comedies and arguably his most successful mistaken-identity play. The 15-person production is directed by Oscar Blustin and produced by Rebecca MacKinnon and Ben Starr, who is also president of Castle Theatre Company. All are current students of Durham University. Blustin was named the university's best director as a freshman in 2008 and won the award for best director at the 2008 Durham Drama Festival.
More information about Castle Theater Company's current tour can be found at www.castleshakespeare.com. Information about Northern Stage can be found at www.northernstage.org.
For more information, please contact the Marlboro College Public Relations office at 802-251-7644 or firstname.lastname@example.org. In the event of inclement weather, please call 802-451-7151 for cancellation information.
Marlboro College offers undergraduate education in the liberal arts and, since 1997, master's degree programs for working adults in the areas of educational technology, internet technologies, health care administration and an MBA in Managing for Sustainability. Its 330 undergraduate students enjoy an 8:1 student-faculty ratio, a voice in governing the community and individualized courses of study on a 350-acre campus in the hills of southern Vermont.