Sense and Sensibility: An Evening of Austen and Shakespeare

Main Library

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Utah Shakespeare Festival kicks off their 2014 Season with a world-premiere stage adaptation of Jane Austen’s romantic novel Sense and Sensibility, commissioned especially for Festival audiences! Join us for a reception with cast members and a preview of the upcoming season!



SCHEDULE OF EVENTS


6:30pm
Book Signing with Jennifer Adams

Attendees will have an opportunity to get children's author Jennifer Adams to sign personalized copies of her books, which include the Little Miss Austen Series. Sponsored by The King's English Bookshop, who will have Jennifer Adams' Board Books available for purchase at the event.

7pm
Utah Shakespeare Festival Video Preview

A 15-minute video featuring behind-the-scenes looks, notes from interviews with the actors and writers, etc. The video will be followed by Q&A with a panel of Utah Shakespeare Festival company members from the upcoming Sense & Sensibility production and local Shakespeare scholars/experts. The Q&A will be moderated by Aspen Anderson, President of the Jane Austen Society of North America: Utah Region.

8:30pm
Wrap-Up and Prize Giveaways

This event is sponsored by KUED and Utah Shakespeare Festival.

Location: Main Library, Level 4 Conference Room

Contact Information: 801-524-8200