Globetrotting Shakespeare

Globetrotting Shakespeare’s four-country presentation of The Tempest debuts tomorrow, July 11, at 2 pm ET on The Streaming Theatre’s website and Twitch page.

Globetrotting Shakespeare

This ambitious livestream will feature performers from Shakespeare Napa ValleyShakespeare by the SeaAtlanta Shakespeare Company at the Shakespeare Tavern PlayhouseShakespeare at Notre Dame, the University of Houston and Prague Shakespeare Company. You can donate during the stream to support the latter’s Summer Shakespeare Intensive program.

All of the performers have themselves been part of the Prague Shakespeare Company. The University of Houston’s Jim Johnson stars as Prospero in the production, which Globetrotting Shakespeare has dubbed The Tempest for Our Time.

To get in a Shakespeare mood, here’s The Streaming Theatre’s first presentation from a couple of months ago: a comedy version of Macbeth from Oddsocks Productions.

About Les Luchter

Les Luchter is a former managing editor of Multichannel News, editor-in-chief of Cable Marketing, and news editor of Broadcast Week.

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