Shakespeare in song at the Pequot Library on Friday
Published 2:25 pm, Tuesday, April 28, 2015
The Pequot Library plans to celebrate May Day with a Shakespearean accent this spring with a choral salute to the Bard.
The concert is set for 8 p.m. Friday at the library, 720 Pequot Ave.
Some of the works to be performed, according to publicity for the event, will include "Three Shakespeare Songs" by British composer Ralph Vaughan Williams; "Songs and Sonnets from Shakespeare" by British jazz pianist George Shearing, as well as modern reinterpretations from musicals such as Leonard Bernstein's "West Side Story" and Cole Porter's "Kiss Me, Kate."
Tickets for the concert are $25 in advance at www.pequotlibrary.org, or $30 at the door.
For information, call 203-259-0346, ext. 15.