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Shakespeare 2018

July 10, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

$370 – $420


Tuesdays–Fridays, July 10–August 3, 1–5 PM
July 10–20 workshop sessions will be held at the Meredith Historical Society
July 24–August 3 sessions will be held at The West Kortright Centre
Performances on August 3 & 4 (Raindate: August 5)
For ages 13–19
; Pre-registration required
Cut-off ages are as of December 2018.

$420/$370 WKC Member; need-based scholarships available
A $2 handling fee will be added at check out

Sponsored by Clark Companies & NYCM Insurance, with support from the Robert B. and Addie P. Thomson Trust and Anna L. Mabey Foundation

This extremely creative four-week ensemble acting workshop will culminate in two fully staged productions of Much Ado About Nothing on August 3rd & 4th, following the 6 PM Introduction to Acting performance and picnic dinner.

NOTES: Some Monday sessions, plus late-night dress rehearsals on August 1st & 2nd.
Performance raindate is August 5th.
All scheduling conflicts must be cleared before registration.
The registration form can be downloaded here: 2018 YPTAW Registration Form_fill

Donations to the Nancy Fales Garrett Young People’s Theater Arts Workshops Scholarship Fund can be made 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 10, 2018
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
$370 – $420
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West Kortright Centre
49 West Kortright Church Road
East Meredith, NY
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