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NORTH AMERICAN
PREMIERE

The King's Speech

September 12

October 20, 2019

The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare

by David Seidler
directed by Michael Wilson

Free Enrichment Programs

Open Door Programs: The King’s Speech

Pre•Ambles
A half-hour lecture scheduled at least one hour before the curtain on selected weekend dates, the Pre•Amble examines a CST production both from the point of view of scholarship and performance. This program is free and no reservations are necessary. Dates, times, and scholars subject to change.
 

  • Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, September 29, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 5, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 6, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 12, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 13, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.
  • Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, October 20, 2019 at 1:00 p.m.

 

Pub Cast Call
Patrons are invited to join several members of the cast an hour before curtain in the Pub to informally discuss the production that evening. Cast Calls are free of charge and no reservations are necessary.
 

  • Friday, October 11, 2019 at 6:30 p.m.

 

Talk Backs
Chicago Shakespeare's post-show discussions provide audience members the opportunity to ask the cast questions about the performance they have just experienced. These half-hour discussions are facilitated by a member of CST's Education Department. Talk backs are held after every weekday matinee performance.

 

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