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The Kirk Players present Words of Love

The Kirk Players are excited to present Words of Love, a FREE production celebrating Valentine’s Day.  On Saturday, February 13, 2021, at 7:30pm CST, they will perform selected Shakespeare sonnets and several classic and modern love poems via our YouTube channel.  You may not be able to express your love in words, but they can help set your holiday mood with their selections from the masters in poetry.

Director Jon Leslie Lynn says “This is a very exciting project for me, because I am such a huge poetry freak and truly love Shakespeare! I am so happy to share such a remarkable variety of love poems with our audience. The selections cover classic and modern, for the young and the old, a good dose of Shakespeare, and we feel everyone will enjoy the experience of having these poems brought to vivid life. We hope to reach a large audience of people curled up on the couch with their loved ones, under a blanket with a cool beverage, looking for ways to add romance to their Valentine’s Day weekend!”

While the performance is free, they welcome donations to their organization whose not-for-profit mission is to enrich, educate, and entertain the community by providing a superior theatre experience, to give back to the community with an emphasis on the arts, and to create a safe and inclusive environment.  For over 55 years, The Kirk Players have given their proceeds to local schools, artists, and those in need.

They hope that you will include this delightful show in your Valentine’s Day plans! 

WHAT:

Words of Love

Readings of several Shakespeare sonnets and other love-themed poems

WHO:

Directed by Jon Leslie Lynn

TICKETS:

There are none!  This is a FREE, pre-recorded performance that will be aired on The Kirk Players YouTube channel at:            https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRCumToQ7cawRBwQpKtFi2g

HOW:

By clicking this link:  https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRCumToQ7cawRBwQpKtFi2g

on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 7:30pm CST.

WHEN:

Pre-recorded performance on YouTube on Saturday, February 13, 2021 at 7:30pm

FOR MORE INFORMATION:

Visit www.kirkplayers.orgor email info@kirkplayers.org.

ABOUT KIRK PLAYERS:

We are a nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich, educate and entertain the community by providing a superior theatre experience, to give back to the community with an emphasis on the arts, and to create a safe and  inclusive environment.

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TICKETS:

This is a FREE performance on YouTube

HOW:

Please go to Kirk Players YouTube channel by clicking this link on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 7:30pm CST: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCRCumToQ7cawRBwQpKtFi2g

WHEN:

Performance on YouTube on Saturday, December 5, 2020 at 7:30pm CST

BOX OFFICE CONTACT:

www.kirkplayers.orgor 847-521-6192

ABOUT KIRK PLAYERS:

We are a nonprofit organization whose mission is to enrich, educate and entertain our community by providing a superior theatre experience, to give back to our community with an emphasis on the arts, and to create a safe and inclusive environment.

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