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Long Beach Shakespeare Company

Long Beach, CA


THE LONG BEACH SHAKESPEARE COMPANY STORY

The Long Beach Shakespeare Company was established in 1990 as the non-profit [501 (c)(3)] theatre arts organization "The-Bard-In-The-Yard."D Its goal was to provide free Shakespeare to the greater Long Beach community, particularly underprivileged audiences, by performing in the parks of Long Beach in the summer.


Events

The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare

May 29, 2016 2:00 PM - June 18, 2016 8:00 PM

The Merchant of Venice Shakespeare's romantic comedy is the perfect play for this election year so full of controversy, especially regarding racial and religious tension. The lovers, Portia and Bassanio, are charming and appealing, but their friends and family, both Christian and Jewish, are a combination of unpleasant traits which, as Hamlet famously said, holds the mirror up to nature, and shows us ourselves. Shylock the Jew and Antonio the titular Merchant are well-drawn opponents. As with the Capulets and the Montagues, one cant take sides because they each have moments of virtue and depravity, but one does certainly root for the lovers!
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Staged reading: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens

July 08, 2016 8:00 PM - July 16, 2016 8:00 PM

Staged reading: A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
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Free Speaker Series: Professor Eli Simon, UC Irvine

July 17, 2016 2:00 PM

Professor Eli Simon, from the University of California at Irvine, will be discussing Mystery and Magic in As You Like It.
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Staged reading: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

July 22, 2016 8:00 PM - July 30, 2016 8:00 PM

Staged reading: Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte
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Much Ado About Nothing

August 26, 2016 8:00 PM - September 17, 2016 8:00 PM

Much Ado About Nothing
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Radio show: Phantom of the Opera

October 14, 2016 8:00 PM

Old TIme Radio Show: Phantom of the Opera
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Radio show: The Fall of the House of Usher

October 21, 2016 8:00 PM - October 23, 2016 2:00 PM

Old TIme Radio Show: The Fall of the House of Usher
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Radio show: The War of the Worlds

October 28, 2016 8:00 PM - October 31, 2016 8:00 PM

Old TIme Radio Show: The War of the Worlds
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Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum

November 25, 2016 8:00 PM - December 11, 2016 2:00 PM

Life and Adventures of Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum
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Christmas Carol

December 16, 2016 8:00 PM - December 18, 2016 2:00 PM

Christmas Carol is the most beloved of all the stories of this season.
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Contact
Long Beach Shakespeare Company
Lynne Frawley

Address
4250 Atlantic Avenue
Long Beach, CA 90807

Phone
(562) 997-1494

Email
info@lbshakespeare.org

Website
http://www.lbshakespeare.org

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History

The Merchant of Venice by William...

May 27, 2016 8:00 PM - May 28, 2016 8:00 PM
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Old-Time-Radio Adaptation of Shak...

April 22, 2016 8:00 PM - April 30, 2016 8:00 PM
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Free Speaker Series: Professor Ka...

April 17, 2016 2:00 PM
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Old-Time-Radio Adaptation of Shak...

April 08, 2016 8:00 PM - April 16, 2016 8:00 PM
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Free Speaker Series: Professor Ca...

April 02, 2016 8:00 PM
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Free Speaker Series: Professor J...

March 26, 2016 8:00 PM
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Pericles, Prince of Tyre by Willi...

February 26, 2016 8:00 PM - March 19, 2016 8:00 PM
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Free Speaker: Dr. Jeffrey Kahan

January 24, 2016 2:00 PM
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Sherlock Holmes and The Red Head...

January 15, 2016 8:00 PM - January 23, 2016 8:00 PM
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2015 A Christmas Carol -...

December 18, 2015 8:00 PM - December 20, 2015 2:00 PM
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2015 A Child's Christmas...

November 27, 2015 8:00 PM - December 13, 2015 2:00 PM
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2015 War of the Worlds

October 30, 2015 8:00 PM - November 01, 2015 2:00 PM
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Arsenic and Old Lace

October 23, 2015 8:00 PM - October 25, 2015 2:00 PM
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The Day the Earth Stood Still and...

October 16, 2015 8:00 PM - October 18, 2015 2:00 PM
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Edgar Allan Poe's "Tell-Tale Hear...

October 09, 2015 8:00 PM - October 11, 2015 2:00 PM
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Dr. Lehnhof-Free Speaker Series:...

October 03, 2015 8:00 PM
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Professor Amy Kenny - Free Speaker

September 26, 2015 8:00 PM
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Henry V

August 28, 2015 8:00 PM - September 19, 2015 8:00 PM
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Rudyard Kipling's Just So Stories...

July 24, 2015 8:00 PM - August 01, 2015 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare Speaker Julia Lupton...

July 19, 2015 2:00 PM
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150th Anniversary Celebration of...

July 10, 2015 8:00 PM - July 18, 2015 8:00 PM
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The Tempest

May 29, 2015 8:00 PM - June 20, 2015 8:00 PM
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Sharkspeare

April 24, 2015 8:00 PM - April 26, 2015 2:00 PM
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Birthday Night with Sonnets and S...

April 23, 2015 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare's Birthday Month Spea...

April 19, 2015 2:00 PM
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Mark Twain's "Is Shakespeare Dead...

April 10, 2015 8:00 PM - April 18, 2015 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare's Birthday Month Spea...

April 04, 2015 8:00 PM
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Antony and Cleopatra

February 27, 2015 8:00 PM - March 21, 2015 8:00 PM
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The 100th Anniversary Celebration...

January 16, 2015 8:00 PM - January 25, 2015 2:00 PM
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Radio show: A Christmas Carol

December 19, 2014 8:00 PM - December 21, 2014 2:00 PM
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The Plot to Overthrow Christmas

November 28, 2014 8:00 PM - December 14, 2014 2:00 PM
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Radio show: War of the Worlds

October 30, 2014 8:00 PM - November 01, 2014 8:00 PM
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Old time radio show: Dark Fantasy...

October 24, 2014 8:00 PM - October 26, 2014 2:00 PM
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Old time radio show: Stage 49: Dr...

October 17, 2014 8:00 PM - October 19, 2014 2:00 PM
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Old time radio show: Suspense: "T...

October 10, 2014 8:00 PM - October 12, 2014 2:00 PM
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Richard III

August 22, 2014 8:00 PM - September 13, 2014 8:00 PM
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The Big Sleep- Staged reading

July 25, 2014 8:00 PM - July 26, 2014 8:00 PM
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The Long Hot Summer- A staged rea...

July 18, 2014 8:00 PM - July 19, 2014 8:00 PM
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Double Indemnity

July 11, 2014 8:00 PM - July 12, 2014 8:00 PM
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King Lear

May 30, 2014 8:00 PM - June 21, 2014 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare Speaker Series: Louis...

April 27, 2014 2:00 PM
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Richard Armour's Twisted Tales of...

April 25, 2014 8:00 PM - April 26, 2014 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare's Sonnets

April 23, 2014 8:00 PM
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Two Half-Hour Old-Time Radio Shows

April 18, 2014 8:00 PM - April 19, 2014 8:00 PM
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Shakespeare Speaker Series: Profe...

April 13, 2014 2:00 PM
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Fractured Shakespeare

April 11, 2014 8:00 PM - April 12, 2014 8:00 PM
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The Complete Works of William Sha...

March 28, 2014 8:00 PM - April 06, 2014 2:00 PM
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Two Gentlemen of Verona

February 21, 2014 8:00 PM - March 15, 2014 8:00 PM
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Radio show: Dick Tracy and Ellery...

January 24, 2014 8:00 PM - January 26, 2014 2:00 PM
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Radio show: Sherlock Holmes and H...

January 17, 2014 8:00 PM - January 19, 2014 2:00 PM
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Radio show: A Christmas Carol

December 20, 2013 8:00 PM - December 22, 2013 2:00 PM
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The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry

November 29, 2013 8:00 PM - December 15, 2013 2:00 PM
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War of the Worlds

October 30, 2013 8:00 PM - November 02, 2013 8:00 PM
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Dracula

October 25, 2013 8:00 PM - October 27, 2013 2:00 PM
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The Shadow

October 18, 2013 8:00 PM - October 20, 2013 2:00 PM
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Frankenstein

October 11, 2013 8:00 PM - October 13, 2013 2:00 PM
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Cymbeline

August 23, 2013 8:00 PM - September 28, 2013 8:00 PM
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Rikki Tikki Tavi

July 28, 2013 2:00 PM
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Mary & the Fairy / My Client Curley

July 26, 2013 8:00 PM - July 27, 2013 8:00 PM
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Pieces of Treasure Island

July 21, 2013 2:00 PM
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Philip Marlowe

July 19, 2013 8:00 PM - July 20, 2013 8:00 PM
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Stories of Peter Pan

July 14, 2013 2:00 PM
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Frankenstein

July 12, 2013 8:00 PM - July 13, 2013 8:00 PM
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As You Like It

May 17, 2013 8:00 PM - June 29, 2013 8:00 PM
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Songs and Sonnets by William Shak...

April 23, 2013 8:00 PM - April 28, 2013 2:00 PM
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The Complete Works of William Sha...

April 19, 2013 8:00 PM - April 27, 2013 8:00 PM
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Play On: A Musical Tribute to the...

April 12, 2013 8:00 PM - April 14, 2013 2:00 PM
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Winter's Tale

February 15, 2013 8:00 PM - March 31, 2013 2:00 PM
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Sherlock Holmes Live Webcast

January 18, 2013 8:00 PM - January 20, 2013 2:00 PM
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A Christmas Carol - Radio Show

December 23, 2012 7:00 PM
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Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

November 30, 2012 8:00 PM - December 22, 2012 8:00 PM
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