Sunday, September 5, 2010

Expat troupe to showcase Shakespeare love scenes

Actors Without Bard’ers, a rising expat theater troupe, will turn up the heat this weekend with a new production to be staged at Theatre Gori in Hyewha- dong, Seoul.

“Shakespeare on Love, Sex and Romance” packages the Bard’s greatest love scenes into a show that promises to be the group’s edgiest yet.

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AWB, a community-based group comprised of expats and locals, has grown steadily in popularity since its first performance last December, impressing audiences earlier this summer with its condensed performance of “Julius Caesar.” “Love, Sex, and Romance”will be staged Saturday at 7 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. Reservations are recommended.

Theater Gori is accessible from Hyewha Station on line 4.

From exit 4, walk straight between Zio Zia andBaskin Robbins. Turn left on the 2nd street. Tickets are 10,000 won.

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