Energetic and innovative, The Shakespearean Jazz Show reinvigorates and recontextualizes Shakespearean performance. Experience how the loose, improvisatory nature of jazz music can free Shakespearean text, allowing the feeling and intent of the words to be expressed in a completely new way.
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The Shakespearean Jazz Show works with a simple formula: Shakespearean text paired with original jazz. For a closer look behind the curtain at this unlikely match, listen to Boston NPR station WBUR's interview with Director Alex Ates and Composer Patrick Greeley (below). To check out the article on WBUR's site, click here.