The 69th Annual Hofstra Shakespeare Festival
From March 1 to March 11, Hofstra University is hosting its annual Hofstra Shakespeare Festival. Hofstra students and faculty put their best work on display to illuminate Shakespeare classics for attending audiences.
Among these performances is “The Two Gentlemen Of Verona”, a story about Valentine and Proteus finding their relationship put to the test when they both fall in love with the same woman. The next showings are Friday, March 9, at 8 p.m., Saturday, March 10, at 8 p.m., and Sunday, March 11, at 2 p.m at Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus.
Also included is “Something Wicked”, a one-hour adaptation of Macbeth, an all-time classic story about the desire for power. Performances are Thursday, March 8, at 8 p.m. and Saturday, March 10, at 2 p.m at the Toni and Martin Sosnoff Theater, John Cranford Adams Playhouse, South Campus.
Tickets to each performance are $10, $8 senior citizen. Members of the Hofstra community receive two free tickets upon presentation of a current Hofstra ID Card.
Please come out and support our students and faculty in this great display of talent and accomplishment!
-Chris Kozlow, Class of 2021, Undergraduate Assistant