On The Silverscreen

Nebraska Shakespeare is happy to produce the fourth season of Shakespeare On The Silverscreen in February and March at Marcus Midtown Theatre, 32nd and Farnum (Free parking in the adjacent garage).

Following each On The Silverscreen film, Nebraska Shakespeare will host a discussion, featuring guest scholar, D. Scott Glasser, Chair of the University of Nebraska at Omaha's Department of Theatre and Instructor for UNO's course: Shakespeare on Film: The Art of Interpretation. Topics will include the film, the history of its production, and the interpretation of Shakespeare's text.

Be sure to take advantage of the full experience!

Shakespeare Uncovered
February 20, 6:00 PM
See two productions from the Shakespeare Uncovered series where actors and artists explore the stories behind Shakespeare's plays.
Donations Accepted

MPAA Rating: Not Rated

Prospero's Books (Based On
The Tempest
February 27, 6:00 PM
Directed by Peter Greenaway
1991 124 minutes
MPAA Rating: R
Starring: John Gielgud, Michael Clark, Michael Blanc
Price: $10 per person

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead
March 6, 6:00 PM
Written and Directed by Tom Stoppard
1990 117 minutes
MPAA Rating: PG
Gary Oldman, Tim Roth, Richard Dreyfuss
Price: $10 per person

“Shakespeare Uncovered” is made possible by the National Endowment for the Humanities and the generous support of the project’s lead foundation sponsor, the Howard and Abby Milstein Foundation. Major funding is also provided by Rosalind P. Walter, The Polonsky Foundation, Virginia and Dana Randt, the LuEsther T. Mertz Charitable Trust, and PBS.

NET local partners are Nebraska Shakespeare in Omaha and Flatwater Shakespeare in Lincoln.