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Winter Shakespeare 2009

Richard the Third

Directed by Denice Hicks

January 15 - February 1, 2009

Troutt Theater at Belmont University

Public performances 7:30PM Thursdays-Saturdays & 2:30PM Sundays

School Matinees 10:00AM Tuesdays-Fridays

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Join The Nashville Shakespeare Festival for its second annual Winter Shakespeare production at Troutt Theater. RICHARD THE THIRD is story of a cruel yet charismatic villain who lies, cheats, and charms his way to the throne. This timely play will be innovatively staged in a Vaudevillian style by director Denice Hicks.

The Nashville Shakespeare Festival's production of Richard the Third is part of Shakespeare for a New Generation, a national initiative sponsored by the National Endowment for the Arts in cooperation with Arts Midwest and also supported by grants from the Tennessee Arts Commission.

Evenings $20 Adult/$16 Senior/$10 Student

Sunday Afternoon $15 Adult/$14 Senior/$8 Student

Box office opens 1 hour before curtain.

Tickets to public performances on sale now at

Book your class to attend a school matinee by contacting Claire Syler at

School Matinees $8 per person

Download the Richard the Third Teacher's Guidebook

Read Belmont Student Christy White's blog about acting in RICHARD THE THIRD

Read Christy's Blog:

Christy White, former member of The Festival's Byron & Beth Smith Apprentice Company for teens (2005-2007), is now a student at Belmont and one of three Belmont students in the cast of Richard the Third.

Read about her experiences at:

WinterShakes @ Belmont




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