The Departments of English & Foreign Languages and Fine Arts would like to invite the community and Barry students, faculty and administration to join us to celebrate the birth anniversary of William Shakespeare on October 18-27,2013. Scholarly lectures, music performances, dramatic readings, a movie night and a theater production of Romeo and Juliet as well as other amusing and interesting events will take place on the Barry campus during ten days.
The opening night will take place at the Cor Jesu Chapel on Friday, October 18 at 7:00 pm. Dr. Lillian Schanfield, Professor at the Department of English & Foreign Languages and a Shakespeare specialist, will give a presentation on Shakespeare and his play Romeo and Juliet. Performances of musical pieces by Prokofiev and Tchaikovsky and dramatic readings of Shakespeare’s sonnets and soliloquies will follow. The program will continue with the outdoor projection of the film “Romeo and Juliet” directed by Baz Luhrmann at the Fine Arts Quadrangle at 8:30 pm.
Sponsored by the Departments of English and Foreign languages, Fine Arts, Student Affairs and the Center for Student Involvement.
|Fri. Oct. 18, 7-8 pm||Cor Jesu Chapel|
“Shakespeare and Romeo and Juliet”
|Fri. Oct. 18, 8:30pm||Fine Arts Quadrangle||Shakespeare movie under the stars:|
Romeo and Juliet directed by Baz Luhrmann
|Mon. Oct.21, 12-1pm||Andy Gato Gallery|
“Shakespeare’s Influence on Art and Music” lunch time lecture
|Tue. Oct.22, 6pm||Broad Auditorium|
Open dress rehearsal of the play Romeo and Juliet
|Wed. Oct. 23, 7pm||Broad Auditorium|
Opening night play - By Any Other Name: Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet directed by Antonio Amadeo and John Manzelli
Thu. Oct. 24, 9:30-10:30am
|Andy Gato Gallery|
College of Arts and Sciences Mini-Conference Session on “Representations of Violence in English and American Literature”: “Violence in Shakespeare” by Dr. Lillian Schanfield
|Thu. Oct. 24, 7pm||Broad Auditorium|
By Any Other Name: Shakespeare's Romeo & Julietdirected by Antonio Amadeo and John Manzelli
|Fri. Oct. 25, 7pm||Broad Auditorium|
By Any Other Name: Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet directed by Antonio Amadeo and John Manzelli
|Sat. Oct. 26, 7pm||Broad Auditorium||By Any Other Name: Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet directed by Antonio Amadeo and John Manzelli|
|Sun. Oct. 27, 2pm||Broad Auditorium||By Any Other Name: Shakespeare's Romeo & Juliet directed by Antonio Amadeo and John Manzelli|
For information call the Department of Fine Arts (305) 899-3420
*All events are free and open to the public on the main campus of Barry University, 11300 NE 2nd Ave, Miami Shores, FL 33161