July 11 Symposium: Shakespeare On-Stage vs. On-Screen
GRSF Company Member and Video Team Leader Christopher Gerson will discuss both Romeo & Juliet and Much Ado About Nothing from the perspectives of of both videographer and stage actor. GRSF company members will do a live demonstration of how acting techniques change when performing Shakespeare live vs on camera.
John Kerr (St. Mary’s University English Department) will join them and focus on the visual elements of Baz Luhrmann’s major motion picture of Romeo & Juliet from the perspective of literary criticism.
This event will be at 11:00 a.m. in Stark Hall. Symposiums are presented in partnership with Winona State University.