Theater

IN SEPTEMBER AND OCTOBER:

Park to Park Tour of Shakespeare's 2 Gentlemen of Verona
(Running Time Two Hours) 

Synopsis:
Shakespeare Sports will tell the story of Julia – in love with Proteus – disguising herself as a young man and follows Proteus to the Duke of Milan’s court. There, Proteus and his friend, Valentine meet the Duke’s daughter, Silvia, and instantly they BOTH fall for her. Let the games begin! (Jay Michaels)  




Subway Directions for Each Park:
Summit Rock: Subway Directions: Take 1 to 86th Street or A to B or C to 86th Street
Dongan Lawn: A to Dyckman, walk down Broadway, past Thayer and Arden and then walk into Park at Dongan and Broadway
Athens Square Park: Take N to 30th Street and it's a 3 minute walk to Athens Square Park
Billings Lawn: A to 190 (walk on Margaret Corbin Drive and walk into Fort Tryon Park when you see Stan Michaels Promenade sign.  Then make first left at the sign in park and walk down two sets of stairs.  Billings Lawn is on right after set of stairs)

We are registered for NY IT Awards.  See our show and vote.  
New York IT Awards

For Press Inquiries please contact
Jay Michaels at (e) jay.michaels.theatricals@gmail.com or (c) 347-497-4814


Mission Statement:
Mission Statement: Shakespeare Sports incorporates the technique of 'Unrehearsed Shakespeare' using scrolls and we hope to bring an urban sensibility through staging shows in present day to an authentic for of Shakespeare with scrolls. 

In August:
Photo Credit: Face It Foto Basil Rodericks
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The show is closed and we are very thankful for all of the support and feedback.  
Shakespeare Sports is now regrouping for a potential next show.

Please take a look at the company website

Please read the review for 'As You Like It'


About our 'As You Like It': 
In our 'As You Like It' It is 1968 midwest and Orlando and Rosalind have been kicked out of thier homes.  Come meet our band of merry revelers who live in the woods, teens and a community that are homeless and thriving amongst change that is in the air an romance that blooms.

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A staged reading co - produced by myself and Diana Brown with an AEA agreement at Aurora Theater Company in Berkeley last summer with myself, Dorian Lockett, Danielle Felguth, Clara Lovelace and Dax Wentwoth Pierson, With plays from Funny As A Crutch by Rich Orloff and Rehab Follies by Micheala Goldhaber, directed by Michaela Goldhaber


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Venus and Adonis produced by East West Connections 

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Timon of Athens
Photo of cast for a staged reading of Timon of Athens that I directed for Shakespeare Saturdays,. It was my first time directing adults in the text. 

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Phoebe in As You Like It with Hudson Warehouse

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Next Stage Ensemble at Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey

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Feste in 'Twelfth Night' with New England Shakespeare Company
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Miranda in 'The Tempest' with King's County Shakespeare Company
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Performance Thesis for Antioch University / New Actors Workshop for 
MA Individualized Master of Arts in Acting
Pericles co-production with Expanded Arts, Inc as Marina


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Before I moved to NYC I was cast as Celia in As You Like It
with African American Shakespeare Company.


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Following are pictures from an apprenticeship at California Shakespeare Festival - 
Photo 1: Twelfth Night, Apprentice Show
Photo 2: Twelfth Night, Apprentice Show
Photo 3 Me, Paula Hubman, David Berkson, Kieron Edwards, Carolyn Doyle
Photo 4: me*, Julian Lopez-Morillas* AEA