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Get an insider's view of IU South Bend's upcoming production of 'Kiss Me, Kate'

Apr. 2, 2014

Get the inside view of the IU South Bend production of “Kiss Me, Kate” with a few scenes and a conversation about the challenges and pleasure of staging the musical.

Kiss Me Kate

The event will be at 7 p.m. Thursday, April 3, in Lecture Hall 1011 of the Education and Arts Building at IU South Bend. A reception will follow. It is free and open to the public.

The hour will include conversation about gender and performance with director Justin Amellio, assistant professor of theater in the Ernestine M. Raclin School of the Arts, and Joe Chaney, associate professor of English and Shakespeare scholar.

The musical is based on William Shakespeare’s “The Taming of the Shrew.” This is a preview for the show at IU South Bend, scheduled for 8 p.m. April 10 through 12 and 8 p.m. and 2 p.m. April 13 in the Campus Auditorium, Northside Hall.

This event launches the IU-Wide Undergraduate Conference on Gender and Women’s Studies, hosted by IU South Bend. The conference also is free and open to the public.

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