Brush up your Shakespeare!MUCH ADO ABOUT NOTHINGTwo-day Much Ado Marathon with Bob SmithChurch of the Heavenly Rest1085 Fifth AvenueFirst half Saturday May 18th 2-5pmConclusion Sunday May 19th 2-5pmFree and open to the public! Seats are limited.
A few days before this splendid comedy's June 3rd opening in Central Park, Shakespeare raconteur and award-winning author Bob Smith, will playfully walk us line by line through this much-loved text.
Bob Smith developed and taught the 92nd Street Y's Shakespeare program for over 20+ years. The New York Times describes Bob as “contagious, with a passion for Shakespeare that regularly breaks attendance records.” The BBC honored his work with an award-winning documentary called Will Power. Library Journal has dubbed him, “the teacher we all should have had to introduce us to Shakespeare.” Bob has been featured on the Today Show and spotlighted with write ups in the fashion monthlies Elle, Flair, and Marie Claire.