March 2013

Photo of Elizabeth Rex

CST's 2013/14 Season Brings Together
the Best of the Bard—and Beyond

Artistic Director Barbara Gaines and Executive Director Criss Henderson announced the new subscription season this month. Subscribers will spend quality time with iconic characters of literature, stage and screen—CyranoFalstaff,Madame Rose and King Henry V. In their gusto, glory, grandeur and gall, they are each Shakespearean. Together, they breathe fresh air into familiar masterworks and are complemented by international artistry presented in CST’s World’s Stage Series.
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Othello: The Remix

Othello: The Remix Comes Home

Following its celebrated international tour—including a sold-out world premiere atShakespeare’s Globe in London, CST’s German debut at the Festival im Globe Neuss, and an award-winning run at the Edinburgh Festival FringeOthello: The Remix has come home to great critical acclaim. 
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Richard M. Daley and Stephen Sondheim

Gala 2013 and Spirit of Shakespeare Awards

CST is thrilled to honor prolific music theater artist Stephen Sondheim and former Chicago MayorRichard M. Daley with the Spirit of Shakespeare Awards at the June 17 Gala. 
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Beyond These Times Forum

Reimagining School

CST hosts the education forum series Beyond These Times: Reimagining School bringing together leading futurists in education for conversation to address what school in the future must look like to prepare students for rapid advances in technology, globalization, and economy.
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Up and Coming

Othello: The Remix
Now Playing Through
April 28, 2013

Henry VIII
April 30–June 16, 2013

May 11–26, 2013

Inner Voices
June 25–29, 2013

Shrek The  Musical
July 13–September 1, 2013

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