Monthly Archives: November 2008

>Main Stage 2008 polls-a-poppin’—what’s your favorite??

>OK, so, don’t try to deny it: We’re halfway through November already. Some people have finished shopping for holiday gifts, while the rest of us are just starting to feel the guilt of not having started. (Or, if you’re like … Continue reading

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>Cal Shakes’ European Vacation (OK, so it’s really our Costume Director’s trip to a costuming symposium, but …)

>The following was written by Cal Shakes Costume Director Naomi Arnst. In May of 2007, at a Costume Society of America Symposium, Susan North of the Victoria and Albert Museum announced that, at the the Costume Colloquium in November of … Continue reading

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>A Barackian Booster Shot

>While the excitement over the presidential election may have died down a bit, the Cal Shakes office got one heckuva Barackian booster shot this week when our Finance Director, Nina Marie Thompson, got some quality face time with President-elect Obama … Continue reading

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>Shakespeare’s Better than Recess: Tales from Artistic Learning

>Here’s a tale recently told to our Director of Artistic Learning, Trish Tillman, by Mike Jones, a teacher whose students have been working with Cal Shakes Teaching Artist Norman Gee at Oakland High. Jones says that there are two young … Continue reading

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