McCOOK COMMUNITY COLLEGE Freshman Chris Swasta projects the titles William Shakespeare plays and sonnets onto a flat which he traces and will turn into the backdrop for this weekend’s production of “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Abridged.” The MCC production is set for Friday and Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 2 p.m. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door. Three MCC actors, Joseph McCarty, Daniel Jordan and David Sandman will perform the piece in the Weeth Theater on campus.
‘Shakespeare’ tonight, ‘Abridged Shakespeare’ this weekend
MCC is bringing a one-man, interactive Shakespearean performance to McCook’s historic Fox Theater tonight at 7 p.m. Admission is free.
Timothy Mooney presents “Lot O’ Shakespeqare” – a one monologue from every Shakespeare play in this one-man show. It’s part “Lotto” part Shakespeare. Audience members will even have the chance to win prizes.
This weekend three McCook Community College students are bringing the complete works of Shakespeare to stage – all 37 of them as well as the sonnets -- in a whirlwind 90-minute presentation on campus Friday, Saturday and Sunday,
“The Complete Works of William Shakespeare, Abridged” will be presented at the Weeth Theater on campus by actors Joseph McCarty, Daniel Jordan and David Sandman.
This production is an irreverent, fast-paced romp through the Bard’s plays and was London’s longest-running comedy having clocked a very palpable nine years in London’s West End at the Criterion Theatre. It was written by Adam Long, Daniel Singer and Jess Winfield.
These madcap men in tights weave their wicked way through all of Shakespeare’s Comedies, Histories and Tragedies in one wild ride that will leave you breathless and helpless with laughter.
Showtimes are set for 7 p.m. Friday and Saturday with a 2 p.m. matinee Sunday.
Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at the door