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Riverside Theatre Performances This Week



The popular Riverside Theatre Shakespeare Festival in Iowa City is nearing its conclusion for the summer of 2010 with final performances scheduled for later this week. 

Three more performances each of Love's Labour's Lost and Romeo and Juliet will be presented during the final week of the Riverside Theatre Shakespeare Festival. Tickets and information are available at the Riverside Theatre box office at 319-338-7672 or online at www.riversidetheatre.org.

Love's Labour's Lost will be performed Tuesday July 6th (tonight) at 7 pm. This is a Family Night--up to two adults who accompany a child on Family Night will be admitted at the youth price of just $15. Love's Labour's Lost will also be performed this Thursday at 8 pm and Sunday at 7 pm. Romeo and Juliet will be performed on Wednesday, Friday and Saturday at 8 pm.

Patrons are invited to picnic on the grounds while watching the Green Show, 60 minutes before curtain. The Green Show 20-minute story-theatre version of the evening's play helps audiences become familiar with the plot. Green Shows are performed by the Festival Intern Company.

Festival performances take place at the Riverside Theatre Festival Stage, Lower City Park, Iowa City. Tickets range from $15-$37 with discounts for students and seniors. Youth tickets can be purchased for $15 each. Weeknight rush tickets are available 30 minutes prior to curtain for $17. To purchase tickets, call the box office at 319-338-7672 or order online at www.riversidetheatre.org.

Online Reporter: Ron Steele






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