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Our 4 Week Summer Shakespeare Conservatory wraps up with 3 Performances on July 8th. Experience the culminating performances of our intensive, immersive, and fun Shakespeare conservatories at Cal Shakes' beautiful Bruns Amphitheater.  

In Depth with Philippa Kelly: The King Lear Deep Dive begins on July 12.
An in-depth exploration of King Lear might just make you a more innovative teacher (teachers can apply to the OUSD to cover the cost of the course1), a great book club participant, or the smartest person at a dinner party! In-depth with Philippa Kelly aims to give information that is both provocative and deliciously entertaining.

Jackie Keliiaa’s Good Medicine   returns to the Bruns on July 16 for a Night of Live Native Stand-Up featuring top Native American stand-up comedians.The lineup includes: Brian Bahe, Monique Moreau, Marc Yaffee, Teresa Choyguha, and Keliiaa.  Audiences are encouraged to arrive early to enjoy dinner, drinks and live music on Bruns Amphitheater grounds before showtime. There will also be a Native artisan market featuring handcrafted jewelry, beadwork, and apparel and accessories. The 90 Minute show will be followed by a DJ and dance party on the Plaza.

Lear Sep 7-Oct 2
Marcus Gradley returns to the Bruns
after the success of black odyssey
with a new modern verse translation of Shakespeare's Classic
set in the Fillmore District of San Francisco.