The Texas Shakespeare Festival began June 30 and will run through July 31 in Van Cliburn Auditorium on the Kilgore campus.
This year’s plays include:
- “The Merchant of Venice” by William Shakespeare; directed by Leslie Reidel
- “Henry V” by William Shakespeare; directed by Stephen Wyman
- “Blithe Spirit” by Noel Coward; directed by Nathanael Johnson
- “The Belle of Amherst” by William Luce; directed by Raymond Caldwell
- “Carousel” (musical) by Richard Rodgers and Oscar Hammerstein; directed and choreographed by Stephen Terrell
- “Spirit of the Sea” (children’s show), written and directed by Jason Richards
For more information, or to purchase tickets, visit www.texasshakespeare.com or call the box office at 903-983-8601.
The box office, located in the Anne Dean Turk Fine Arts Building, is open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesdays through Sundays.