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Shakespeare at Winedale Outreach
The next generation finds its 'muse of fire' through an innovative new program at Winedale
"...The Winedale family tree is about to get a whole lot..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Clayton Stromberger

Shakespeare at Winedale
The UT program offers a marathon run of the Bard's early trilogy
"...Some Shakespeare plays come around as regularly as a city bus...."

Aug. 5, 2011 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Shakespeare at Winedale 2006 Schedule
"...The 2006 Shakespeare at Winedale season runs through Aug. 13. All performances..."

July 28, 2006 Arts Feature

Winedale's Lauds and Losses?
Shakespeare program earns honors as historic buildings fade
"...The student Shakespeareans have departed, but the Bard they celebrate is sticking..."

Aug. 15, 2014 Arts Post by Robert Faires

More Words From Winedale
Additional life lessons and meditations from students in the Shakespeare at Winedale program
"...Clayton Stromberger Shakespeare at Winedale, begun the same year as the Armadillo..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Clayton Stromberger

Meanwhile, Back at the Barn
The performance schedule for the Shakespeare at Winedale 2004 class
"...Even as program alums are changing the face of theatre in Austin, another class of students is at Winedale,..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Fair Youth Make Fairer Shakespeare
Two fine chances to see young people make the Bard come alive
"...saying people over the age of 18 can't do Shakespeare well – that Judy Dench sure speaks his speech..."

June 21, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

25 Years of Shakespeare in Central Texas
The Days of Winedale and Roses
"...course is "The Play Through Performance." But the world at large knows it as Shakespeare at Winedale, Winedale being..."

July 28, 1995 Arts Feature

Camp Shakespeare Documentary Says We Will Meet, And There We May Rehearse
PBS film Take Pains. Be Perfect. puts UT's theatre program center stage
"...Austin stands a 19th-century barn, which serves as a Shakespearean sanctuary. A former stagecoach inn, its restoration was overseen..."

April 8, 2022 Screens Feature by Ellen Daly

Shakespeare's First Folio
Why the first collection of the Bard's plays is such a big deal and cause to celebrate on his 400th death anniversary
"...To be honest, we don't really know what did you in, but it was a big year..."

March 18, 2016 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Winedale Lessons
"...As I live through my first summer as a Winedale alumna, I find I appreciate my two summers in..."

July 28, 1995 Arts Feature

Shakespeare Around Austin
Productions this fall show us there's no limit to how the Bard's plays get done
"...To paraphrase the Bard himself: "What a piece of work is Will! how noble in..."

Sept. 24, 2010 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

What We Carried (Away From Winedale)
Lessons learned about theatre and life by program alumni
"...When I was an undergrad at UT, I'd been kicked out of the theatre department..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Terry Galloway

Born in the Barn
How Shakespeare at Winedale spawned some of Austin's – and the country's – best theatre
"...James Ayres didn't set out to create an army of ardent theatre makers. All he was..."

July 23, 2004 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Lear Jaunt
Matthew Radford explains how a professional British actor wound up playing Lear in a Central Texas barn
"...The Bard is back at the barn. Shakespeare at Winedale, the UT English department..."

July 28, 2006 Arts Feature by Clayton Maxwell

Day Trips & Beyond: Daytripping in the Age of a Pandemic
Get ready for summer with Texas beaches and Texas peaches
"...Experts say that as long as you can maintain a social distance,..."

May 29, 2020 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

The Academe Is an Actress
Does Shakespeare pass the Bechdel test? and other feminist inquiries
"...How is it possible that the same man who is celebrated for the creation..."

May 8, 2015 Arts Feature by Rosalind Faires

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Finish up the summer with some adventure
"...August is the time to get your feet wet at a grape stomp, go to a music festival, or..."

Aug. 2, 2023 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Author? Author?
Who really wrote Shakespeare's plays? Writer Amy Freed plays the question for laughs.
"...So how exactly did this middle-class schlub from a backwater burg in the Warwickshire sticks, the largely unlettered son..."

March 31, 2006 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips & Beyond: August Events Roundup
Finish out a hot summer with a cool adventure
"...Stay cool in August at the Marfa Lights, a spelunking adventure in New Braunfels,..."

Aug. 3, 2022 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Ripping the Shrew
The Rude Mechanicals Tear Into Shakespeare
"...illustration by Robert Faires Press Release: Rude Mechanicals is proud..."

Aug. 15, 1997 Arts Feature by Adrienne Martini

Liz Fisher Wins Princess Grace Award
Austin theatre artist receives national arts scholarship
"...ready for opening, but tonight, she's one of the Manhattan swells, glamming it up at a bona fide gala...."

Oct. 16, 2018 Arts Post by Robert Faires

A Veteran's Voice
Playwright Johnny Meyer returned from war to learn that theatre is essential to life
"...Dragging a body onstage. That's when Johnny Meyer knew he had to write plays...."

March 22, 2013 Arts Feature by Jillian Owens

Two Generations, One Art
Like twins who have grown up apart and are finally reunited, writer-performer Terry Galloway and the Austin theatre company Rude Mechanicals are creative soulmates who have at last discovered their kinship through their collaboration on Galloway's dark comedy In the House of the Moles.
"...Terry Galloway and her "sisters" in the Rude Mechanicals theatre company is purely coincidental. After all, these women are..."

Feb. 25, 2000 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

City Council adopts new guidelines for the Cultural Arts Funding Program, Michelle Schumann shoots off for a Canadian piano competition, and some 'palpable hits' to get your sweet William for Shakespeare's birthday
"...Arts Funding Program. The FY 2004-2005 process will be treated as a "pilot year" with ongoing evaluation and review...."

April 23, 2004 Arts Column by Robert Faires

The Great Artdoors
Summer's here, and the time is right for outdoor performances all over Central Texas
"...The mercury is rising, but that just means more performing arts companies are taking it..."

May 17, 2013 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips & Beyond: July Events Roundup
Shakespeare, sandcastles, and celebrations all over Texas
"...Summer fun is really heating up, from a historic merry-go-round to the reopening of..."

June 30, 2022 Travel Post by Gerald E. McLeod

Working Vacations
Theaterless Theater Corps, Rude Mechanicals, KAIROS! Co.
"...Ice Factory '99, Soho Think Tank's festival of fringe theatre, rocks the City That Never Sleeps this summer, three..."

July 9, 1999 Arts Feature by Robert Faires

Day Trips
Capt. Day Trips drops the 411 on Round Top, Texas
"...Round Top is one of those small towns that you never really get tired of visiting. Maybe it's..."

March 12, 2004 Column by Gerald E. McLeod

A Sampling of Summer Attractions Around Texas
"Day Trips" columnist Gerald E. McLeod picks some of his favorite things to do and see around Texas
"...Texas history on the façade of an 18th century cathedral in San Antonio ( The colorful 24-minute projection using..."

May 17, 2019 Features Feature by Gerald E. McLeod

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