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Easy as Lying: The Music of Shakespeare's Globe

Presented by Seven Times Salt at 1717 Meetinghouse, West Barnstable MA

May 04 2019
Easy as Lying: The Music of Shakespeare's Globe

Music heard at the original Globe theater in London including songs the Bard mentions by name; works by Thomas Morley, John Dowland, and Robert Johnson; vigorous dance tunes; and excerpts from the plays read aloud in original pronunciation.

This spirited musical celebration was conceived in honor of William Shakespeare’s 450th birthday and the splendid music heard at the original Globe theater in London. We present songs the Bard mentions by name, works by his talented musical contemporaries including Thomas Morley, John Dowland, and Robert Johnson, plus excerpts from the plays read aloud in original pronunciation. Dance tunes from the Elizabethan and Jacobean courts and a saucy ballad or two round out the evening’s

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ADMISSION INFO

$15 general/$10 members & students

Email: inquiries@seventimessalt.com

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LOCATION

1717 Meetinghouse

2049 Meetinghouse Way, West Barnstable, MA 02668