Students participating in Shakespeare Camp will perform either an abridged production of “The Comedy of Errors.” Shakespearean scholar Rod Molzahn instructs the students, and directs and costumes this production. Performances are set for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10 at the Newport Performing Arts Center.
Molzahn brings many years as a Shakespearean scholar and his own acting skills in the persona of Shakespeare to both the production and a community function, "Dinner With Will."
Auditions for parts will be held in June. Dates for Shakespeare Camp are July 31 to Aug. 11. Free performances are set for 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10; donations to support the camps are welcome.
A limited number of scholarships are available. Registration forms and more information are available by calling Catherine Rickbone at 541-574-2652; by email, from firstname.lastname@example.org; or at the OCCA office at the Newport Performing Arts Center, 777 W. Olive Street in Newport.
"Dinner With Will" is held at the Sylvia Beach Hotel on Tuesday, August 8 at 6 p.m. Reservations for dinner must be made in advance with the OCCA (call 541-265-2787 to reserve), cost is $40 per person.
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