Christian Casper & Gretchen McGinty to Lead Charlotte Shakespeare Festival's MACBETH; Performances to Begin Today
by BWW News Desk - Aug 24, 2013

Christian Casper and Gretchen McGinty will lead as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth when the Charlotte Shakespeare Festival presents Macbeth from August 15 to 25 at the Booth Playhouse in Founder's Hall, 130 North Tryon Street. Charlotte Shakespeare's Artistic Director Elise Wilkinson will direct the show. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings, 2 p.m. for the Saturday matinee and 3 p.m. for the Today matinee. Stay after the Saturday matinee for an interactive workshop with Christian Casper. Macbeth is appropriate for ages 12 and up. (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of Charlotte Shakespeare Festival's MACBETH, Beg. Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Aug 15, 2013

Christian Casper and Gretchen McGinty will lead as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth when the Charlotte Shakespeare Festival presents Macbeth from tonight, August 15 to 25 at the Booth Playhouse in Founder's Hall, 130 North Tryon Street. Charlotte Shakespeare's Artistic Director Elise Wilkinson will direct the show. Get a first look at the stars in the photos below! (more...)

Photo Flash: Meet the Stars of Charlotte Shakespeare Festival's MACBETH
by BWW News Desk - Aug 6, 2013

Christian Casper and Gretchen McGinty will lead as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth when the Charlotte Shakespeare Festival presents Macbeth from August 15 to 25 at the Booth Playhouse in Founder's Hall, 130 North Tryon Street. Charlotte Shakespeare's Artistic Director Elise Wilkinson will direct the show. Get a first look at the stars in the photos below! (more...)

BWW's Shakespeare Round Up 2013
by Debra Charlton - Jul 17, 2013

Shakespeare's popularity shows no signs of flagging, even though his 450th birthday is approaching in 2014. For fans of the Bard, here is a look at productions currently playing across the nation, as well as a sneak peek at upcoming shows. (more...)

Christian Casper & Gretchen McGinty to Lead Charlotte Shakespeare Festival's MACBETH; Performances to Begin 8/25
by BWW News Desk - Jul 9, 2013

Christian Casper and Gretchen McGinty will lead as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth when the Charlotte Shakespeare Festival presents Macbeth from August 15 to 25 at the Booth Playhouse in Founder's Hall, 130 North Tryon Street. Charlotte Shakespeare's Artistic Director Elise Wilkinson will direct the show. Shows begin at 7:30 p.m. on Thursdays, 8 p.m. on Friday and Saturday evenings, 2 p.m. for the Saturday matinee and 3 p.m. for the Sunday matinee. Stay after the Saturday matinee for an interactive workshop with Christian Casper. Macbeth is appropriate for ages 12 and up. (more...)

Charlotte Shakespeare Opens OPUS, 10/10
by BWW News Desk - Sep 17, 2012

Charlotte Shakespeare will present the regional premiere of Michael Hollinger's drama Opus, October 10-27, 2012, at the Duke Energy Theatre in Spirit Square. Tickets are $10-22 and are available from carolinatix.org or by calling 704-372-1000. (more...)

The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival Presents KING LEAR 8/3-14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 14, 2011

Following a critically-acclaimed outdoor production of Moliere's Tartuffe, The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival, the region's only free theatre festival, heads indoors for William Shakespeare's epic drama King Lear. (more...)

The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival Presents KING LEAR 8/3-14
by BWW News Desk - Aug 3, 2011

Following a critically-acclaimed outdoor production of Moliere's Tartuffe, The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival, the region's only free theatre festival, heads indoors for William Shakespeare's epic drama King Lear. (more...)

The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival Presents KING LEAR 8/3-14
by BWW News Desk - Jul 12, 2011

Following a critically-acclaimed outdoor production of Moliere's Tartuffe, The Charlotte Shakespeare Festival, the region's only free theatre festival, heads indoors for William Shakespeare's epic drama King Lear. (more...)