17. February 2018 - 19:30 till 21:30
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Shakespeare After Dark - The Bard Improvised And Twisted | The Rio Theatre | Saturday, 17. February 2018

Shakespeare After Dark is the highbrow fusion of Shakespeare served with a side of improvisational mischief. In the first half, you'll witness a scene from the Bard utterly monkey-wrenched by an utterly punch-drunk cast member leaving the rest of the cast to improvise around them. Then, stick around for the second half where the cast lays the booze aside to serve a straight up Shakespearean tragedy – based on your suggestions. With a genuinely drunken professional actor volunteering every night, no two shows are ever the same. Side-splitting, raucous, and completely interactive, Shakespeare After Dark will blow you away.

Shakespeare After Dark seeks to introduce a new generation of theatre-goers to the works of the Bard by reviving the raucous, interactive and vibrant nature of Elizabethan theatre with a very modern twist that only the spirit of improvisation can bring, whilst reminding them to to always enjoy Shakespeare responsibly.

Shakespeare After Dark regularly sells out so make sure you get your tickets in advance!

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  • Good news Shakespeare fans! We are so excited to announce our very first class. We will be teaching a two week intensive on how to speak like Shakespeare off the top of your head. Seats are limited. Book yours ASAP! https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/backstage-pass-shakespeare-after-dark-with-chelsey-stuyt-tickets-38460843418
  • There's nothing more Halloween than a Shakespearean tragedy. Mix in a little boozy buffoonery and you've got a Halloween like no other. Tickets will sell out so get yours ASAP! https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/shakespeare-after-dark-improv-with-a-buzz-tickets-37973531856
  • Is this sold out?! Trying to get 6 tickets for tomorrow night.