ShakeScenes (NDSF 2016)

- (part of a series)

Location: Washington Hall, University of Notre Dame (View on map )

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The kickoff weekend to each year’s Festival brings dozens of actors from throughout the community – neighbors and friends from age 6 to 86 – to the stage with their very own take on some of Shakespeare’s most beloved scenes.

Free performances on Saturday and Sunday, coordinated by director Christy Burgess, each offer a completely different series of ten-minute scenes that are sure to inspire and delight the entire family.


  • Coordinating Director: Christy Burgess
  • Production Manager: Don Hunter
  • Stage Manager: Anna Kurtz Kuk
  • Lighting Designer: Katherine Van Vleet


  • Robinson Shakespeare Company: Christy Burgess
  • Shakespeare Players: Crystal Ryan
  • Ready for Prime Time Players: Patty Bird
  • The Sauk: Trinity Bird
  • Purple Porch Players: Grace Lazarz
  • Lady Bards: Grace Lazarz
  • Harter Heights Players: Annie Burnett
  • Bard Buskers: Lydia Moss
  • St. Matthew’s Cathedral School: Josh McMutuary-Napierkowski
  • The Camelotians: Quintin McMutuary-Napierkowski
  • Michiana Mechanicals: Gini and Scot Shepley
  • Penn High School Players: Courtney Qualls
  • Plymouth High School: Stephanie Wezeman
  • Breaking 4th Production: Brock Butler
  • Reduced Shakespeare Company Jr.: Jessica Carter



  • Saturday, July 16: 2:00 p.m.
  • Sunday, July 17: 2:00 p.m.