Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

Shakespeare 2017

July 5, 2017 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$370 - $420


Tuesdays–Fridays, July 5–July 28, 1–5 PM (No class on July 4)
July 5–14 workshop will be held at the East Meredith Presbyterian Church,
July 18–28 at The West Kortright Centre
Performances on July 28 & 29 (Rain date: July 30)
For ages 13–19
; Pre-registration required

$420/$370 WKC Member; Scholarships available
A $2 handling fee will be added at check out

Sponsored by NYCM Insurance, Clark Companies, and Frank Lumia Real Estate Plus!, with support from the Robert B. and Addie P. Thomson Trust.

This extremely creative four week ensemble acting workshop will culminate in two fully staged productions on July 28 and 29 following the 6 PM Introduction to Acting performance and picnic dinner.

NOTES: Some Monday sessions, plus late-night dress rehearsals on July 26 & 27.
Performance rain date is July 30.
All scheduling conflicts must be cleared before registration.
Cut-off ages are as of July 2017.
The registration form can be downloaded here:

This year’s Shakespeare workshop will be taught by YPTAW Alumna Lillian Meredith.
Lillian is a New York-based theater artist focused primarily on creating and developing new and site-responsive plays. Recent credits include Soho Rep, Theatre for a New Audience, Ars Nova, Culture Project, Dixon Place, Actors Theatre of Louisville, Eugene O’Neill Theater Center, UglyRhino, The Secret Theatre, Galapagos Art Space, and The FURY Factory Festival of Ensemble Theater. Lillian is the co-founder and Artistic Director of The Motor Company (Communal Spaces and Intimate Bar Plays) and a founding member of The Living Room (#liberated at ANT Fest 2015 and IRT 3B 2016). She is also a member of the Lincoln Center Directors Lab, Soho Rep Writer/Director Lab, and the inaugural Clubbed Thumb Director’s Fellowship. Proud alumna: Vassar College, National Theater Institute, and, of course, the WKC. www.lillianmeredith.com

“I spent my entire childhood/teen years doing the summer theater program…. what I gained from being part of this community can never fully be expressed. I love the WKC with all of my heart and we are SO LUCKY to have it”—Caitlan Grady


July 5, 2017
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$370 - $420
Event Category:
Event Tags:
, , , ,


West Kortright Centre
49 West Kortright Church Road
East Meredith, NY
+ Google Map

Who's Attending

5 people are attending Shakespeare 2017

  • Katharine Marsiglio
  • Timothy Franjola
  • Jessica DuPont
  • Janet Wenner
  • cindy hoose