The Arts are Happening at Imago Events!
THE ARTS ARE HAPPENING AT IMAGO EVENTS!
MON, OCT. 21 & TUE, OCT 22, 7pm
Elgin Shakespeare Project presents Shakespeare’s ’Macbeth’
Serious actors. No director. One rehearsal. In a warehouse. Performances are free and open to the public. Donations welcome. This production is part of Janus Theatre's Elgin Shakespeare Project, exploring original practices of Shakespeare’s plays and his contemporaries. The project is generously sponsored by the Palmer Foundation and Imago Studios.
ABOUT UNREHEARSED SHAKESPEARE
The play will be presented with the actors fully memorized. There is no director and only one group rehearsal. This brings a spontaneous quality and newness to each performance. The cast features Jennifer Reeves-Wilson, Heidi Swarthout, Allison Sword, Madeline Hargadon, Julie Bayer, Amber Cartwright, Sean Hargadon, Lori Holm, Stetson Cross, Richard Isemonger, Jake Busse, Jared Sheldon, Ben Slabik, Tiffany Jasinski, Alexandra Smith, Faiz Siddique, Aurora Penepacker, and Michael Wagman. The production is produced by Artistic Director Sean Hargadon, stage managed by Tara Morrison.
ABOUT ELGIN SHAKESPEARE PROJECT
The Elgin Shakespeare Project continues the second year of a three-year project to further examine Shakespeare’s plays and his contemporaries by using techniques developed during his time.
MON, OCT 28, 7:30pm
Elgin Symphony Chamber Players with Andrew Grams
Experience this rare opportunity to see the Maestro off the podium as he joins Elgin Symphony colleagues in a performance of Mendelssohn's monumental String Octet. Complimentary wine and beer will be served at this performance. Included on the program is Mozarts G Minor Viola Quintet, making for a concert as symphonic as chamber music can be!