ON SALT SPRING ISLAND (SOSSI)
SOSSI IS BACK FOR 2021! WE ARE ELATED AND GRATEFUL TO CO-PRESENT, WITH GRAFFITI THEATRE, TWO "ORIGINAL" WORKS
LEND ME YOUR EARS
STARRING SCOTT HYLANDS
FEATURING JEKKA MACK
Lend Me Your Ears is Scott Hylands, tour-de-force performance, of an actor's life lived with the words of William Shakespeare. Accompanied by the musical stylings of Jekka Mack, the piece takes us on a delightful journey of songs, sonnets, reminiscences, and Shakespeare's great speeches.
August 18, 20, 22, 26, 28 @ 7:00 pm (Gate 6:30)
Love is in the air as Queen Elizabeth the 1st's court gathers in the gardens of Southampton for a wedding. Imagine, one evening, Besse (Queen Elizabeth) and Will (William Shakespeare) share a woodland rendezvous, the ramifications of which profoundly alter Shakespeare's genius and echo through the ages.
August 19, 21, 25, 27, 29 @ 7:00 pm (Gate 6:30)
*Adult tickets - $25.00 Youth tickets (18 and under) - $15.00
*There are NO tickets at the gate.
*Audiences limited to 70 people per show, with usher directed seating
*Both productions run approximately 1 hour in length, with no intermission.
*The show this year is being held at the new, private, Bard Owl Theatre, about 5 minutes from town. (location details given upon ticket purchase)
*Please bring your own blanket or chairs
*Masks are by preference, there will be communicable disease protocols in place