Possum Point Players' New Faces of Shakespeare performed various scenes from Shakespeare's works on Thursday, February 16, 2012, 6:30p at the Georgetown Library located in Georgetown, Delaware. The director was Ms. Maureen Downing of Lewes DE.
Here are a few pictures from that event. Click to start the slideshow!
NFS will perform various scenes from Shakespeare's works as a part of the Milton Library's Shakespeare Birthday Celebration. The date is Saturday, April 21. This 1:00p performance will be directed by Ms. Sharron Karrow of Milton DE. Phone the Milton Library at 302.684.8856 for more information.
I think love is the reason we are here, and with the exception of the Bible, no other works have the depth of understanding of the subject of love as do Shakespeare’s. For example, Sonnet 116 on the steadfastness of love takes on a new meaning for me as each decade passes. -- Beverly H. Smith
"Suit the action to the word, the word to the action."
-- Hamlet Act 3, Scene 2
Possum Point Players'
Here are some pictures from the Rehoboth Art League outdoor playing space --the site for A Midsummer Night's Dream. Click any pic!
This show is being produced by The New Faces of Shakespeare, an affiliate of Possum Point Players, Georgetown, Delaware. The production is directed by Beverly Smith.
SITTING L to R: Richard Huffman, Sharon George, Sadie Davis; STANDING L to R: Ethan Harrell, Gian
Singh, Michael Harrell, Skye Harrell, Malcolm Keen, Ari August, Kyle Atkinson Steele, Ally Ibach, Dan Payne
"What's past is prologue." - The Tempest
Possum Point Players' New Faces of Shakespeare invite all to explore the vastness of human emotions through reading and performing the works of William Shakespeare.
The reading group meets at 6:30 P.M. on the second Monday of each month at Possum Point Hall, in Georgetown Delaware. The performing group has a number of opportunities to perform per year in various locations. NFS specializes in an up-close-and-personal perusal of the Bard’s works, and fun.
If you enjoy reading Shakespeare's plays, this is the group for you! For more information and what readings will be taking place, please contact Beverly Smith at 302-745-1821.
and tomorrow..." - Macbeth
"If music be the food of love, play on" - Twelfth NIght
PPP's New Faces of Shakespeare is thrilled and privileged to have Michael J Murnin direct TWELFTH NIGHT; OR, WHAT YOU WILL to be performed on Friday OCT 17 at 7:30p, Saturday OCT 18 at 2:00p and at 7:30p, and Sunday OCT 19, 2014 at 2:00p on stage at Possum Hall!
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Director Michael Murnin will be sending out callback information soon for Wednesday, July 30, at 7:00 at Possum Hall when readings from the script will be held.
In the meantime, if you have yet auditioned please come to this meeting. More people are needed to fill roles!
Michael will ask you to read from the script. He is out of town through July 27, but is available by email for anyone with questions: firstname.lastname@example.org
Orsino, Duke of Illyria, in love with Olivia
Sebastian, twin brother to Viola
Antonio, a sea captain, friend of Sebastian
Sea Captain, friend of Viola
Curio, gentleman attending the duke
Sir Toby Belch, uncle to Olivia
Sir Andrew Aguecheek
Malvolio, steward to Olivia
Fabian servant to Olivia
Feste, a clown and servant to Olivia
Olivia, who falls eventually for Sebastian
Viola, twin sister to Sebastian, in love with Orsino
Maria, Olivia’s servant
Lords, priests, sailors, and others...
You may have seen Michael Murnin as the priest in PPP's 2011's DOUBT (above), as the narrator in 2010's A CHRISTMAS STORY or his production of WHITE CHRISTMAS THE MUSICAL last year. He most recently directed PPP's summer 2014 farce SEE HOW THEY RUN. Michael has a long list of directorial credits including TWELFTH NIGHT, A MIDSUMMER NIGHT'S DREAM, LOVE'S LABOURS LOST, THE MERRY WIVES OF WINDSOR, RICHARD II, ALL'S WELL THAT ENDS WELL, AS YOU LIKE IT, and THE COMEDY OF ERRORS.