Shakespeare Festival “Whatever you can do, or dream you can do, begin it. Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now.” – Goethe
Upcoming Festival Information
Shakespeare's Editor – Last Week of Rehearsals Tuesday, April 23 - 3:30-5:00 (Ayla, Emerald, Daniel, Emma, Stevie, Sylvia) Wednesday, April 24 - 3:30-5:00 entire cast - run the show Thursday, April 25 - 11:30 - 12:15 entire cast - run the show Friday, April 26 - 3:30 - 4:30 entire cast - run the show Saturday, April 27- 1:30-3:00 entire cast - run the show before heading to Vernon!
Letter to Parents/Informational Sheet
March 1, 2019
Your son/daughter is planning to attend the annual Good Will Shakespeare Festival to be held in Vernon, BC, April 28 to April 30. Over three days students experience professional workshops, nightly performances, and two keynote addresses. Students will have the opportunity to work with theatre professionals from around the province and see some inspired high school theatre.
For more information about the festival google Vernon Good Will Shakespeare Festival 2019. As well, please find the attached information sheet and permission form. If there are questions or concerns, please contact the school at 352-5538 or email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
It is a joy working with your children.
Yours truly, Robyn Sheppard (Drama Teacher)
Good Will Shakespeare Festival 2019
Schedule: Depart 3:00 p.m. Saturday, April 27 from LVR Depart 3:30 Tuesday, April 30 from Vernon Lodge & Conference Centre (3914-32nd Street) Return to LVR approximately 9 p.m. Tuesday, April 30.
Mode of Travel:School Bus
Sponsor Teachers: Jaime Lord and Robyn Sheppard Emergency Cell Number: 250-777-3142
Accommodation: (for all students and sponsor teachers) Vernon Lodge & Conference Centre 3914-32nd Street Vernon, BC (250) 545-3385
Workshops and Performances: The Vernon and District Performing Arts Centre W.E. Seaton Secondary School (250- 542-3361)
Cost: Each student must pay $230 to attend the festival. This amount covers the following.
A Festival T-shirt
If you wish to pay by cheque, please make payable to L.V. Rogers Secondary School.
Extra funds are needed to cover the cost of the following:
4x breakfast money
3x lunch money
4x dinner money
Bring treats and bag dinner for Saturday's journey.
LVR students have attended this well known festival for 17 years. This year students will once again participate in this inspiring event, held in Vernon in early spring. Check out http://www.goodwillshakespeare.ca for more information. Auditions for the Shakespeare play will be held in February 2019.