Monday, May 6, 2013
Optimist Theatre'sAll the World's a Stage Sonnet Slam
"All the World's a Stage Sonnet Slam"
All the world's a stage,
and all the men and women, merely players-
they have their exits and their entrances,
and one man in his time plays many parts,
his acts being seven ages.
AS YOU LIKE IT Act 2 scene 7, 139-143
What's a Sonnet Slam?
It's a fun, optimistic party jam-packed with sonnets and laughter in a delicious setting. If you made it to last year's hilarious evening, you already know how much fun it is!
- Appetizers and pizza provided by Transfer Pizzeria
Sonnets presented by AS YOU LIKE IT actorsTodd Denning (Touchstone) andKristin Hammargren (Rosalind)
- Plus two very special guests: "Fast" Fres Oquendo* the currently ranked #5 Heavyweight and former WBC, WBO & WBA Latino Heavyweight, and NABF, NABA & USBA Heavyweight Boxing Champion.
- DJ Marcus Doucette from 88.9 Radio Milwaukee. Marcus brings world music to Milwaukee like no other. Featured on the BYO Studio Lounge.
Got a Sonnet?
Give it! There will be 3 sonnet sessions throughout the evening. Sonnets do not have to be memorized and they don't have to be by Shakespeare.
When: Monday, May 13, 2013 - from 8:00pm to 11:00pm
Where: Transfer Pizzeria and Cafe
101 West Mitchell Street (in Bay View)
Milwaukee, WI 53204
Parking: Free parking along Mitchell Street
Cost: $35 per person. Space is limited, so don't wait. 100% of your ticket purchase goes to support free Shakespeare in the Park and $20 per ticket is tax deductible.