It's a free show to the public, but we need funding to make it amazing!! Help us get culture to the masses!
"Shakespeare, with all the boring bits taken out -- all the funny bits left in!" -Liz Conrad, board member
Did you see “AS YOU LIKE IT” last year? We might be biased, but we think it was a tremendous success! This year, we’re going bigger and tackling one of Shakespeare’s most beloved comedies: “TWELFTH NIGHT, or WHAT YOU WILL”.
Featuring many returning cast members from last years, and many talented new faces, TWELFTH NIGHT promises to take everything that worked last year and kick it up a notch! Last year we set AS YOU LIKE IT in the Summer of Love, complete with a wrestling ring, period costumes, and an amazing musical soundtrack. This year we’re moving back to the tail-end of the jazz-era, where sultry looks and steamy romances ruled.
But we can’t do this alone – we want to continue to present FREE Shakespeare in the Park to the Mahoning Valley – because, frankly, you deserve it! And there’s just something special about lounging in the grass with your loved ones at Morley Pavilion on the beautiful grounds of Mill Creek Park as the words of one of the greatest playwrights of all time are brought to life by some of the very best actors in the area!
We’re asking for $1,200 this year to cover the costs of the set, costumes, and music. That’s it. That’s 60 people donating twenty dollars each! We had an average crowd size of 250 each night and we believe that we’re going to increase that number this year! So please, if you can donate as little as $5 to show your support of the arts in Youngstown, please do! And yes, you read that right – if you donate $1,000, the director will personally give you a small speaking role in the show to amaze your friends and astound your enemies!
It's Shakespeare... And it's FUN!!
TWELFTH NIGHT, or WHAT YOU WILL runs August 17th and 18th, 2012. Performances will take place at 6pm at the Morley Pavillion at Mill Creek Park
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Jul 17, 2012 - Aug 19, 2012
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Our undying thanks and gratitude!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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Our undying gratitude and a picture of the Cast of 12N for you to remember!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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An official poster, a picture of the cast and our undying gratitude!!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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An invite to the after party with the cast after the Saturday performance with special all star treatment, a Twelfth Night tee shirt... plus all the other fun stuff!!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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Everything above, plus a special dinner with the director and the actor of your choice!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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A walk on role in Twelfth Night on which ever night you choose... and all the other fun stuff!!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012
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A special speaking role in Twelfth Night!! The director, Cleric Costes will give you the STAR treatment and you will have a speaking role in our production! Plus.... All the other fun stuff, too!!Estimated delivery: Aug 2012