Optimist Theatre is excited to welcome Ms. Angela Iannone to the cast of the Tempest in the role of Ariel. Sparks are already starting to fly between Angela and Jim Pickering, as Prospero. Like a moth to the flame – I know if I get too close, I’ll ignite. But, what a way to go!
Shameless Plug Time…
The addition of Milwaukee theatre royalty like Angela to the cast is inspiring in so many ways. I’m even more driven to make the dream real, and that takes your financial support. I invite you to help us move beyond the thrill of dreaming and brainstorming to reality. Join us at the fundraiser on January 30th and become part of …
Such stuff as dreams are made on
The Tempest Act 4, scene 1
In Ars Veritas,
Grateful Managing Director
This summer Milwaukee will experience, for the first time, free of charge to the audience …
SHAKESPEARE IN THE PARK
Created by Milwaukee’s Optimist Theatre and performed outdoors on the campus of Alverno College, our premier production will be The Tempest, starring Scrooge himself, James Pickering as Prospero.
Mr. Pickering is actively supporting this production and would like to invite you to support it as well.
We invite you to enjoy an evening of entertainment with us at a fundraiser to benefit free Shakespeare in the Park that we’re calling …
“BRAVE NEW WORLD”
“How beauteous mankind is. O brave new world, that hath such people in’t.”
The Tempest Act V Scene i
Saturday, January 30, 2010
Reception at 7:00 pm / Show begins at 8:00 pm
The (beautiful) Teaching, Learning and Technology Center
3400 S. 43rd Street – Milwaukee, WI 53234
Event admission is $35 per person
To purchase your admission please visit our website.
We’d appreciate your confirmation by January 22, 2010
Purchase admission or make a donation by December 31 and receive your 2009 tax deduction.
Thank you for helping bring free Shakespeare in the Park to the great city of Milwaukee.