Battle of the Bards II
February 1-2, 2008
Freehold’s East Hall Theatre
Three ensembles will perform scenes* from three classical play adaptations. You, the audience, then pick which play goes into our 2008-09 Season! Admission gets you one vote – additional votes are only $1 each!
Join us right after the BATTLE at 10pm Saturday, Feb. 2nd as we celebrate and announce the winner! Your ticket to the BATTLE or a donation gets you into the party! All proceeds support Ghost Light Theatricals.
*BATTLE OF THE BARDS features selections from:
The Hamletmachine by Heiner Mueller
Directed by Alex Garnett
Muellers modern, multimedia deconstruction of Hamlet.
Loves Fire by various playwrights
Short piece by John Guare
Directed by Rob Bergquist
7 of Shakespeares love sonnets adapted into 7 short plays.
The Misanthrope by Moliere, translated and adapted by Lauren Goldman Marshall – based on a concept by Alan DiBona
Directed by Jessica Stepka
Moliere’s comedy about an antisocial hero set in the Seattle of the 90s.
Party Photos here