2016 THE SEASON OF LAUGHTER & LUST
THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA
Wed. thru Sat. / June 8 – June 25 FREE 7:30pm, Inwood Hill Park Peninsula. “Comedy, love and a bit with a dog, that’s what they want”- Norman and Stoppard / Shakespeare in Love Don’t miss this fast-paced, comedy-romance featuring a superb cast as Inwood Shakespeare Festival bids a fond farewell to Inwood Hill Park Peninsula . . . for now! With William Shakespeare’s 400 anniversary in mind, we’re featuring what many believe to be his earliest play; TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA. See star-crossed lovers, cross-dressing, betrayal, intrigue, clowns and a real dogs! . . . Comedy with a pastiche of romance, melancholy and a startling conclusion. Directed by Ted Minos. Technical director/Costumes, Catherine Bruce. Assistant director, Maya Kates. Music, Luke St. Francis. Fight choreography, Ray A. Rodriguez. Graphic art, Lee Kaplan. Come and be cheered!
ANNUAL CHILDREN’S CONCERT – CHAMBERLAIN BRASS
Monday July 18, 7:00pm FREE at Inwood Hill Park Peninsula. For 2016 we present CHAMBERLAIN BRASS. Founded in 2010 as a friendly brass chamber music ensemble dedicated to serious brass repertoire. They will demonstrate the instruments for the Children and play a variety of wonderful pieces. Children’s Concert Musical Director Gil Dejean, Co-Producer.
DRACULA! THE TALE OF FLESH & BLOOD
Returning in 2017 . . . Featured in THE NEW YORKER MAGAZINE . . . It Thrilled and Shocked audiences outdoors in Inwood Hill Park and they cried out for more . . . by popular demand it comes indoors to Tease, Tantalize & Terrify in a NYC Theatre . . . It . . . is . . . DRACULA! The tale of flesh & blood by Ted Minos. Adapted from the novel by Bram Stoker
Moose Hall Theatre (MHTC) is a 501 (c) (3) not-for-profit company. Our mandate is one of cultural inclusion. Our aim is to provide performance opportunities for professional performing artists of various cultures and origins, particularly for those who would not otherwise have an opportunity to participate in contemporary or classical productions. Show your support for great FREE theatre & music for everyone . . .(and a tax-deduction too!) InwoodShakes-Bring A Blanket & We'll See You There (TM) . . . The Inwood Shakespeare Festival (ISF) was conceived and developed by Ted Minos as a way to bring FREE performing arts to the greater Inwood community. ISF’s first production was launched in Inwood Hill Park on the scenic peninsula August 4, 2000. Moose Hall Theatre Company is honored to produce and develop the Inwood Shakespeare Festival for the wonderful community of Inwood! . . . . INSIGHTFUL, INVENTIVE, INCLUSIVE, EXCITING COMEDY, TRAGEDY, ROMANCE, ADVENTURE, CLASSICAL, POPULAR, OPERA, CHILDREN'S CONCERTS, MULTICULTURAL, INTERNATIONAL, PET FRIENDLY . . . WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE, GIACOMO PUCCINI, BRAM STOKER, EUGENE IONESCO, ROBERT LOUIS STEVENSON, CALDERÓN de la BARCA, ALEXANDRE DUMAS, VICTOR HUGO, FEDERICO GARCÍA LORCA , JOHNSTON McCULLY, H.G. WELLS . . .
INWOOD SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL . . . PRODUCED IN PARTNERSHIOP WITH CITY OF NY/PARKS & RECREATION
Inwood Shakespeare Festival 17th season of FREE acclaimed Theatre & Music at Inwood Hill Park Pennisula, NYC. Presented by Moose Hall Theatre Company, produced by Ted Minos. Due to the nature of outdoor theatre, in the event of rain, or other conditions, performances may be delayed or canceled, but we will perform if and when it seems possible. Cancellation notice is not posted until after 7:00 P.M. on the scheduled night of the performance. (212) 567-5255
SHAKESPEARE'S THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA & OUR ANNUAL CHILDREN'S CONCERT presenting - THE CHAMBERLAIN BRASS
William Shakespeare's THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA June 8-June 25 FREE 7:30 P.M. - Wednesdays thru Saturdays - Inwood Hill Park Peninsula . . . Annual CHILDREN'S CONCERT featuring THE CHAMBERLAIN BRASS July 18 FREE 7:00 P.M. - Inwood Hill Park Peninsula
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Returning in 2017 . . . DRACULA! . . . THE TALE OF FLESH & BLOOD
It Thrilled and Shocked audiences outdoors in Inwood Hill Park and they cried out for more . . . by popular demand it comes indoors to Tease, Tantalize & Terrify in a NYC Theatre . . . It . . . is . . . DRACULA! The tale of flesh & blood by Ted Minos. Adapted from the novel by Bram Stoker
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Don’t feel torn apart, come together . . . one more time! The Final performance THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA TONIGHT – FREE 7:30pm, Inwood Hill Park Peninsula InwoodShakes-Bring A Blanket & We’ll See You There! “Come early!” Left to right: Mackenzie Menter (Outlaw 2), Elisabeth Ness (Silvia), Maggie Schweppe (Outlaw 1). Photo, Ted Minos
4 more performances of THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA June 22-25, Wed. thru Sat. TONIGHT 7:30pm FREE at Inwood Hill Park Peninsula. Don’t miss this VERY special production as we continue the countdown to our fond farewell performance at Inwood Hill Park Peninsula . . . for now InwoodShakes – Bring A Blanket & We’ll[…]
Photo: left to right: Marcus Denard Johnson, Maggie Schweppe, Christopher McIntyre, Elisabeth Ness, Ben Dawson, Dan Lawrence, Carla Duval, Dennis Vargas, Len Rella, Brandon Boruch, Charles Lear – front row: Miranda, Doc Holliday Photo, Ted Minos Congratulations to the cast and crew of THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA on their opening night! Brandon Boruch, Ben[…]
OPENS TONIGHT JUNE 8! Fly, drive, train or go on all fours but get there, any way you can, to THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA. June 8th thru 25th, 7:30pm Wed. thru Sat. at Inwood Hill Park Peninsula. Don’t miss this VERY special production as the Inwood Shakespeare Festival bids a fond[…]
Left to right: TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA Ben Dawson (Valentine) Elisabeth Ness (Silvia), Dan Lawrence (Proteus), Carla Duval (Julia) photo, Ted Minos June 8th-25th, FREE Inwood Hill Park Peninsula, 7:30 pm Yes everyone, this is a very special season . . . Bring A Blanket & We’ll See You There! ™ to YOUR Inwood Shakespeare[…]
Look out . . . outlaws in the Inwood hood! Don’t miss this very special production of THE TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA InwoodShakes-Bring A Blanket & We’ll See You There ™ Come together . . . one more time! https://www.facebook.com/events/995875767160435/ Clockwise: sitting Ray A. Rodriguez (Fight Director), kneeling with club, Sarah Sumner (Outlaw 3), Mackenzie[…]
TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA – A VERY special production, don’t miss it! June 8-25 Inwood Hill Park Peninsula InwoodShakes Bring A Blanket & We’ll See You There ™ Come together . . . one more time! www.inwoodshakespearefestival.com Left to right: Front row, Miranda (Outlaw 6), Doc Holliday (Crab), Second Row: Christopher McIntyre (Speed), Brandon Boruch(Launce), Third row,[…]
Excellent read-through from this terrific table of talent tonight of TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA. Very excited to begin rehearsals. Thank you all! Clockwise from left: Mackenzie Menter , Carla Duval, Len Rella, La Verne Decker, Elisabeth Ness, Christopher McIntyre, Sarah Sumner, Marcus D. Johnson, Dan Lawrence, Ben Dawson, Dennis Vargas, Charles Lear. 2 Gentlemen of[…]
Beautiful, brilliant InwoodShakes BANNER DAY!! with two actors in the forthcoming 2 Gentlemen of Verona. Left, Miranda (Outlaw 6) and right Doc Holliday (Crab) Bring A Blanket & We’ll See You There! ™ www.inwoodshakespearefestival.com
Gearing-up . . . General Auditions tomorrow, Saturday 2/27 for TWO GENTLEMEN OF VERONA for Inwood Shakespeare Festival 2016 – 17th!!! Season of FREE theatre & music in Inwood Hill Park Peninsula – this is a special year . . . Oh fyi, crab the dour dog is cast. (Doc Hollday Canis lupus familiaris –[…]