AS YOU LIKE IT OPENS TONIGHT
AS SHAKESPEARE IN DELAWARE PARK CELEBRATES
THE 36th SEASON OF FREE THEATRE

 

July 21,2011  Buffalo, NY … Shakespeare in Delaware Park is pleased to announce that tonight is the opening of their second show of the season of free professional outdoor theater. After a record breaking and successful run or MERCHANT OF VENICE, the ever popular pastoral comedy, AS YOU LIKE IT hits the stage tonight at 7:30pm.  Eileen Dugan directs this audience favorite known for the famous and oft quoted “all the worlds a stage” speech.  Appearing in this production will be Morgan Chard, Anne Roaldi and SDP veterans Tim Newell, Gerry Maher and Norm Sham.

 

Shakespeare in Delaware Park reaches over 40,000 audience members each season and is proud to be celebrating 36 amazing years of high-quality professional theatre that remains FREE to the public. AS YOU LIKE IT  runs July 21st –August 14th. Performances are held every evening (except Mondays) at 7:30 p.m.  Shows take place on Shakespeare Hill in Delaware Park, next to Hoyt Lake behind the Rose Garden, off Lincoln Parkway near the Albright-Knox Art Gallery. Further information may be obtained at www.shakespeareindelawarepark.org or by calling (716) 856-4533. Or like us on facebook at www.facebook.com/shakespeareindelawarepark.

 

Season Sponsors Provide Generous Support

2011 Season Sponsors include M&T Bank, Fund for the Arts, New York State Council on the Arts, WGRZ Channel 2, The Buffalo News, WBFO, Rich’s Catering, Brodo, Bickford Paper Company, Wynn Creative and CPI.  Additional funding comes from members, donors and audience donations.

 

Morgan Chard, Norm Sham, Anne Roaldi