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Festival of Classics - From Golden Age to Counter Culture America

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Presented by Grace Arts FL at Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center, Fort Lauderdale FL

Mar 16 2020
Festival of Classics - From Golden Age to Counter Culture America

Actor Avi Hoffman hosts ‘Festival of Classics’ exploring Joseph Papp, ‘Shakespeare in the Park’ of the Counter Culture America 1960 back to the Golden Age of Literature. Legendary writers and directors who changed theater as we know it…

From the Golden Age of Literature in Spain and England to Counter Culture America 1960, join us for a night of artist conversations hosted by Broadway award-winning artist, Avi Hoffman, who got a start in theater with legendary director and producer, Joseph Papp. A 3 min documentary clip of the early days in New York is inspiring, capturing Papp building a mobile theater to share art with audiences in the poorest of neighborhoods. The Spanish traveling theater offered actresses paid roles at a

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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A matinee has been added due to the response to this one day of special performances. Please call or use the online link to view the 2:30 PM seats available.

Artists, theater company directors and event producers will gather to discuss art, theater, activism and new projects for the coming year after the production. Special pricing on merchandise and tickets will be available. Susan Papp, Joseph Papp’s daughter will share special moments from her childhood and legacy projects she’s working on with Avi and other people. 

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

VIDEOS

  • Joseph Papp's documentary three minute introduction

LOCATION

Mizner Park Cultural Arts Center

201 W Plaza Real, Fort Lauderdale, FL

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ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

On street and garage parking available at Mizner Park.

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