The 2017 Summer Shakespeare production will be As You Like It, directed by Benjamin Henson, and produced by Natalie Beran.
The season will run from 14 February 2017 to the 11 March 2017.
The University of Auckland Society is pleased to announce it will once again be hosting a special Society Summer Shakespeare Evening on Tuesday 21 February 2017.
Society members as well as University of Auckland alumni and staff are invited to attend.
The Society evening includes a pre-show reception at Old Government House, where Shakespeare authority, Professor Tom Bishop will give an introduction to the play. Guests will also enjoy preferential seating at the show.
Tuesday 21 February 2017
- Pre-show reception: Old Government House Lounge
- Performance: Old Arts Quad, behind the University of Auckland ClockTower on Princes Street
- 6pm: Guests arrive at pre-show reception. Enjoy an introduction to the play by Shakespeare authority, Professor Tom Bishop.
(Guests will be able to purchase beverages from the Buttery Bar, complimentary nibbles will be provided.)
- 7.15pm Walk over to the performance to be seated
- 7.30 – 9.50pm Performance (Running time - 2 hours 20 mins including interval)
- $40 for alumni, staff and their guests - Click here to purchase Alumni / Staff tickets
- $28 for University of Auckland Society members and their guests - Click here to purchase Society tickets
Alumni and staff are welcome to join the Society to take advantage of this Society discount, along with other special benefits and opportunities all year round.
Please book your tickets to the Society Summer Shakespeare Evening before Monday 6 February 2017.