THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA SHAKESPEARE FESTIVAL
PRESENTS THE NINTH SEASON
A Midsummer Night's Dream
The SCSF's summer offering of A Midsummer Night's Dream includes three guest AEA actors, eleven student actors, two Alumni, two magical young fairies plus student designers, student management and crews.
A Midsummer Night's Dream
Directed by Guest Director, Sam Robinson
OPENING WEEKEND: Only four weekends
Saturday September 7, 2013, 8:00 PM - Opening night and the 'Gala'
Sunday September 8, - 2:00 PM
Saturday September 28 - 8:00 PM
Sunday September 29 - 2:00 PM
Welcome back to the Ninth season of the the Southern California Shakespeare Festival. We are delighted to perform William Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream directed by guest director Sam Robinson. We hope you will continue to support The Festival as you have done throughout our last successful eight seasons of producing sold-out Shakespeare for the Pomona community and Inland Empire.
The Southern California Shakespeare Festival, SCSF, is a professional AEA, Actors' Equity Association company, in residence at Cal Poly Pomona with guest actors and student actors and designers from Cal Poly Pomona's Theatre Department, operating under the Los Angeles 99 seat plan.
Our Ninth season will run Saturday nights with a 8:00 p.m. curtain and Sundays with a 2:00 p.m. matinee. Opening weekend is Saturday, September 7th & 8th, with our annual Gala on September 7th after our show. Our Gala has an array of raffle prizes and a reception immediately following. We have nine performances, 4 Saturdays and 4 Sunday matinees with one Friday night performance. The dates of SCSF are as posted above. You can get further information by calling 909-869-3800 or by visiting our website at: www.southerncaliforniashakespearefestival.org. The direct Box-office line is 909-869-3800 which we will check starting August 25th. Reservations must be paid for in-advance and please refer to specifics above.
Thank you for your support and looking forward to seeing you at William Shakespeare's Midsummer Night's Dream.
Linda Bisesti, Artistic Director of SCSF, Professor, Theatre and New Dance Department
The mission of the Southern California Shakespeare Festival, SCSF, is to establish a classical, professional repertory Theatre Company, dedicated to nurturing artists, student-artists and enriching the diverse community of Pomona and the Inland Empire. SCSF endeavors to explore the eternal human questions seeking to enlighten and excite contemporary audiences with the timeless relevance of Shakespeare's literature. We are committed to providing our community with a professional theatre company of multicultural actors and students that will reach our diverse audience.
Our inaugural production of King John summer 2005 played to sold out houses as have our eight consecutive seasons of The Winter's Tale, The Merry Wives of Windsor, Twelfth Night, Much Ado About Nothing, Hamlet, Richard The Third, and The Tempest. SCSF thanks the Theatre Department, the University, The College of Letters, Arts, and Social Sciences, and the Associated Student Inc. for their support.
Linda Bisesti, Artistic Director of SCSF, is a Professor in the Theatre Arts department, where she is the Head of Acting, teaching voice, acting and directs. She is a Designated Linklater Voice Teacher and a working professional of AEA, SAG-AFTRA.