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ShakespeareShakespeare's Legacy: Day-long Forum at Festival Hill

Plan to spend at day at Festival Hill on Saturday, September 17, as the Annual Library and Museum Forum presents Shakespeare's Legacy. The day-long program features lectures by leading authorities in their field. Janine Barchas discusses the first museum dedicated to Shakespeare. James Loehlin speaks on Shakespeare's influence on comedy and film. Kay Scanapico leads a talk on plants named in Shakespeare's plays and sonnets, with quotes read by James Loehlin and Laurel Loehlin. The day also includes guided tours through our Shakespeare Garden and Shakespeare Collections Exhibit.

Immerse yourself in this exciting, educational and fun-filled "Shakespeare experience." Registration is $40 and includes a complimentary "Herbs from Shakespeare's Garden" lunch.

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Celil Refik Kaya Returns to Festival Hill October 8Celil Refik Kaya Returns to Festival Hill October 8

Celil Refik Kaya returns to the Festival Concert Hall stage on October 8 to give another stunning classical guitar performance. The program includes Bach's Goldberg Variations; works by Joaquin Rodrigo, Mauro Giuliani and others; and Kaya's own composition, Sonatina. Purchase your tickets now to reserve your seat and enjoy this unique musical experience as Celil's skillful fingers expertly pluck and strum the strings of his guitar in the acoustically-perfect Festival Concert Hall. Adult $25. Student $10.

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2016-2017 August-to-April Concert Series2016-2017 August-to-April Concert Series

The 2016-2017 August-to-April Concert Series offers a variety of nine concerts and ballet, and opens on August 20 with the Split Second Piano Duo. Tickets are available online. Adult $25-$40. Student $10-$20.

Lunch will be available prior to a few concerts and will be listed in the shopping cart if available. All meals are "reservation only." Overnight accommodations are available on concert weekends. Call the office at 979-249-3129 to reserve a room.

   - Celil Refik Kaya Guitar Solo, Saturday, October 8, 2016, 3:00 PM
   - University of Texas Wind Ensemble, Jerry Junkin,......

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