April 25

June 24, 2018

The Yard at Chicago Shakespeare

by William Shakespeare
adapted & directed by Aaron Posner and Teller

Free Enrichment Programs

Open Door Programs: Macbeth


A half-hour lecture scheduled 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 presenting scholar subject to change.

  • Saturday, May 5 at 2:00pm: Ira Murfin

  • Sunday, May 6 at 1:00pm: Casey Caldwell

  • Saturday, May 12 at 2:00pm: Ira Murfin

  • Sunday, May 13 at 1:00pm: Casey Caldwell

  • Saturday, May 19 at 2:00pm: Beth Charlebois

  • Sunday, May 20 at 1:00pm: Beth Charlebois

  • Saturday, May 26 at 2:00pm: Sara B.T. Thiel

  • Sunday, May 27 at 1:00pm: Casey Caldwell 

  • Saturday, June 2 at 2:00pm: Sara B.T. Thiel

  • Sunday, June 3 at 1:00pm: Ira Murfin

  • Saturday, June 9 at 2:00pm: Ira Murfin

  • Sunday, June 10 at 1:00pm: Sara B.T. Thiel

  • Saturday, June 16 at 2:00pm: Sara B.T. Thiel

  • Sunday, June 17 at 1:00pm: Sara B.T. Thiel

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, May 18 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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