Eighth Annual Celebrate Shakespeare! Festival Announced

OGDEN, Utah – The Eighth Annual Celebrate Shakespeare! Festival will visit Ogden and Weber State University March 22, featuring “A Midsummer Night’s Dream.”

The Utah Shakespearean Touring Group will perform the comedy, one of William Shakespeare’s most popular, at 7:30 p.m. in the Ogden High School auditorium.

In addition to the stage performance, Michael Don Bahr, education director for the Utah Shakespearean Festival, will present an interactive lecture, “What Fools These Mortals Be: Mirth & Magic in a Midsummer Night’s Dream.” He will speak at 10 a.m. March 22 at WSU’s Stewart Library, outside the Honors area.

The Celebrate Shakespeare! Festival is sponsored by Friends of the Stewart Library, the Ogden School Foundation, Jean Anne Waterstradt, and Suzanne and John E. Lindquist. Both the stage performance and lecture are free to the public.

For parking information at WSU, please call (801) 626-6975. For other information, please call Janis Vause, executive director of the Ogden School Foundation, at (801) 737-7307; or WSU’s Jamie Weeks, assistant to the university librarian for projects and events, at (801) 626-6405.

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Contact:
Jamie Weeks, assistant to the university librarian for projects and events
(801) 626-6405 • jweeks@weber.edu
Author:

Amy Hendricks, office of Media Relations

(801) 626-6346 · amyhendricks@weber.edu