The Roaring Girl, by Thomas Middleton | Newberry

The Roaring Girl, by Thomas Middleton

The Roaring Girle

The Roaring Girle, by Thomas Middleton, 1611

Peter Garino

Peter Garino, Director

Shakespeare Project of Chicago
Saturday, May 11, 2019

10 am to 12:30 pm

Ruggles Hall

Free and open to the public; registration recommended.
Open to the Public
Center for Renaissance Studies Programs
Other Renaissance Programs

That disease
Of which all old men sicken,—avarice.

A theatrical reading by professional actors from The Shakespeare Project of Chicago, directed by Peter Garino.

An informative talk by a dramaturg begins fifteen minutes before the performance, which is followed by a question-and-answer session with the director and cast. The Shakespeare Project was founded in 1993 and has performed at the Newberry Library since 2003.

Download a PDF flyer for this year’s Shakespeare Project of Chicago programs at the Newberry, to post and distribute, and explore the Newberry’s collection of early Shakespeare editions.

Cosponsored by the Center for Renaissance Studies and the Department of Public Engagement.

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Cost and Registration Information 

Free and open to the public; registration recommended. Please click here to register by 8 am on Saturday, May 11.

People with disabilities and other accessibility concerns can request to be seated first. To reserve an access-friendly space in the room, first register using the link above, then email at least 48 hours before the event. Seats arranged in this way will be held until 10 minutes before the event starts.