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The Seagull | Austin Shakespeare | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Austin Shakespeare: Views on Chekhov’s ‘The Seagull’

Austin Shakespeare is livening up February with Chekhov’s The Seagull, a beautiful story of family, love and fame. Set in 19th-century Russia, Austin Shakespeare gave us a glimpse into what it’s been like to adapt this famous revolutionary play and what those in it are most looking forward to.   Read More ›

Much Ado About Nothing | Austin Shakespeare | The Long Center for the Performing Arts

Austin Shakespeare: Much Ado About Creative Collaboration

Austin Shakespeare is back in the Rollins Studio Theatre this November, following up the fall’s staged reading of The Crucible. In a return to bard basics, Austin Shakes is presenting Much Ado About Nothing, Shakespeare’s exuberant romantic comedy of well-matched feuding lovers. We checked in with Director Ann Ciccolella to see what twists the company has up their sleeves. Read More ›

Austin Shakespeare Behind the Scenes: Clever Comedy

It’s all hands on deck when transforming a black box theatre into a sumptuous 1930s entertaining space! The Austin Shakespeare crew has let us in on the technical and design challenges behind making ‘Present Laughter’ a believable escape—and a funny one, too! ‘Present Laughter’ runs Nov. 16 – Dec. 4 in Rollins Studio Theatre. Read More ›

Join Us for the First Annual Austin Arts Block Party!

It’s no secret that the art scene in Austin is one of the best (we have an entire blog series … Read More ›

Reading Between the Lines: Working as a Dramaturg for Austin Shakespeare’s The Invention of Love

Jim Hankinson, a Dramaturg for Austin Shakespeare’s The Invention of Love, blogs about his  behind the scenes, eye-opening experience with the production. I … Read More ›

The Big Wow! The Most Awesome Win Ever Ever

Written by our Open House Grand Prize Winner, Angela Clawson. The Long Center has always been one of my favorite … Read More ›

#InventLove this February with Austin Shakespeare

Austin Shakespeare audiences loved the beautiful language, romance and comedy of Tom Stoppard’s Arcadia in 2012. It was one of … Read More ›

Falling In Love All Over Again: An Open Letter to Cyrano de Bergerac

Austin Shakespeare’s Cyrano de Bergerac plays the Long Center November 19- December 7th in the Rollins Studio Theatre. Assistant Director … Read More ›

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Austin Shakespeare’s ‘Henry V’ Opens Tonight!

Austin Shakespeare presents Henry V, a one-man adaptation by B. Iden Payne Award-winning actor/director and Austin Chronicle Arts Editor Robert Faires, … Read More ›

Come to the Long Center Open House for Your Chance to Win!

It’s showtime in Austin! That means that it’s time for you and yours to stroll across the 1st Street Bridge, … Read More ›

Announcing the 2014-2015 Season of Concert Club!

Support local artists and performances in the Rollins Studio Theatre by becoming a member of the Long Center Concert Club! … Read More ›

Austin Shakespeare Celebrates the Bard’s 450th Birthday with Shakespeare Idol

FREE! All are welcome to celebrate Shakespeare’s 450th Birthday at Shakespeare Idol, 10 am- 1pm this Saturday (4/26) at the … Read More ›