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Free Shakespeare in the ParkS

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Shakespeare: We are committed to exploring how we can re-envision Shakespeare’s works to communicate to new generations, and new communities both inside NY and worldwide. Our Shakespeare focuses on gender constructs by asking the question: What does it mean to use an all-female cast with scripts and characters that were originally written for all-male casts? (Besides who can resist chicks with swords?)

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Emerging Female Voices

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New Works: We are committed to developing new works from emerging female playwrights, with a focus on supporting the work and the workers.  In short, artist driven work that encourages the betterment of those artists by allowing them a safe collaborative community to hear their work, receive feedback and make changes with an eye towards production. (We are women hear us roar!)

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Shakespeare For A New World

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International Outreach: We are committed to working with communities worldwide. Our international outreach projects (both performance and education) are focused on creating a mentorship program using Shakespeare and the development of original theatre pieces to bridge culturally diverse communities and empower artists and non-artists to create non-violent means of imagining a world beyond fear. Basically we want to get the communities of the world talking to each other through Shakespeare. (And, you know, change the world, bring about a little thing called world peace. Small things like that.)

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Education

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Education: We are committed to exploring how Shakespeare and theatre can enhance communication skills, and be an educational tool to teach future generations how to be more confident human beings capable of expression in public arenas. (Did we mention we’re hell-bent on changing the world?)

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