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Puppets! Gender Reversal! Improv! Debates! Shakespeare is alive and well in Toronto!

To commemorate the 400th anniversary of the Bard’s death this April, Spur-of-the-Moment Shakespeare Collective and the British Council, in association with The Toronto Public Library, are bringing a variety of innovative and interactive fresh takes on Shakespeare and his impact on the community to Toronto audiences from some of the best local indie Shakespeare companies.


  • Hamlet...A Puppet Epic! presented by Shakey-Shake and Friends
  • The Julius Caesar Project presented by Spur-of-the-Moment Shakespeare Collective
  • Situation Unknown presented by The Guerilla Ruffians
  • Debate Series: Lend Me Your Ears
  • All The World’s A Stage, Or Is It?
  • Women in Modern Shakespearean Production
  • It’s The Apocalypse and You Can Only Save One Play: Which One?
  • Play-In-A-Day Workshop


Tickets: $15 Tweet-Seats: $20
Proceeds go towards the Shakespeare-In-Hospitals 2016 Program.

To learn more about the festival, visit:

All programming within the #ShakespeareLives Microfestival (save the #ShakesbeersShowdown) is free to members of the public.

Posted by: SOTMSC/ British Council/ Toronto Public Library
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