VERMILLION, S.D. – The South Dakota Shakespeare Festival (SDSF) will host “The Bard’s Birthday Bash,” its 9th annual fundraiser, Saturday, May 1 from 3-5 p.m. on the lawn of the W.H. Over Museum.
“The Bard’s Birthday Bash,” held the week of Shakespeare’s 457th birthday, will feature a tea party with small bites, live entertainment and a silent auction. Festive attire requested.
Tickets are $35 for adults, $10 for children and $65 for a family/couple. Masks and social distancing are expected. To reserve tickets, or to get more information about the fundraiser, please email firstname.lastname@example.org. The W.H. Over Museum is located at 1110 N. University St. in Vermillion, South Dakota.
SDSF will present “Twelfth Night, or What You Will,” in Vermillion’s Prentis Park, along with additional educational programming and outreach events, June 17-20, 2021.
The mission of the SDSF is to engage, connect and inspire communities by exploring our shared human experiences through inclusive, professional Shakespeare productions and theatre arts education. Our values encompass access, inclusion, integrity and artistic excellence.
Since 2012, the SDSF has been producing free, world-class Shakespeare in the Park in Vermillion, South Dakota, accompanied by a wide array of education and engagement programming, through partnerships with local and regional schools and organizations. The SDSF values diversity and inclusion in its work, and it seeks to create theatre and build audiences that reflect and nourish the diversity of its communities. Since its inception, and in keeping with our mission, all festival events are free and open to the public.
To get more information about the South Dakota Shakespeare Festival’s activities for 2021, including dates, times, locations and details, visit www.sdshakespearefestival.org or visit their Facebook page.