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A free evening of Music, Shakespeare and Romantic Poetry for the holidays

Dec 11, 2016 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Austin Shakespeare Brings a Free Evening of Poetry and Music to the new Brentwood Social House


WHO:                    Austin Shakespeare – Classic theater in Central Texas

WHAT:                  A free evening of Music, Shakespeare and Romantic Poetry for the holidays

WHEN:                  6-8 pm on Sunday Dec. 11, 2016

WHERE:                Brentwood Social House, 1601 West Koenig Lane



Austin, TX – Austin Shakespeare hosts a free holiday celebration for the public at the new Brentwood Social House, 1601 Koenig Lane with music, Shakespeare bits and Romantic poems read by professional actors.  Brentwood Social House is a recently opened coffee/tea shop serving English and French baked goods with a welcoming backyard. Austin Shakespeare actors and musicians include Babs George, Michael Costello, Helen Merino and Jennifer Davis. It’s a great way to get into the swing of the holidays at Austin’s hottest new bakery and café.


ABOUT BRENTWOOD SOCIAL HOUSE: Located at 1601 West Koenig Lane in the heart of Austin’s Brentwood neighborhood, Brentwood Social House is open daily serving quiches, savory pies, tarts, scones and more.  Co-owned by Suzanne Daniels (manager) and Sarah Olano (baker), Brentwood Social House is not only a coffee shop, but a community space with free WiFi and multiple well-placed nooks: a main room with tables that seat two to many, a family room and play area filled with toys and books, a quiet room and a large outdoor patio and garden.  Open 7 a.m to 6 p.m., Monday through Sunday. http://www.brentwoodsocial.com/


ABOUT AUSTIN SHAKESPEARE: Founded in 1984 and the only professional classical theater company in Central Texas, Austin Shakespeare presents professional theater of the highest quality with an emphasis on the plays of William Shakespeare, bringing to the public performances that are fresh, bold, imaginative, thought-provoking, and eminently accessible, connecting the truths of the past with the challenges and possibilities of today. In the fall and spring, Austin Shakespeare also produces plays by Shaw, Schiller, and Stoppard at The Long Center for the Performing Arts Rollins Studio Theatre. Austin Shakespeare’s ongoing “Shakespeare Aloud” reading group and “Artist’s Way” sessions invite new participants weekly. Austin Shakespeare’s education program 20/20 sends professional actors into the schools to encourage love of language.


Dec 11, 2016
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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