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Illinois Shakespeare Festival Named to Top 10 by National Geographic

By June 17, 2009

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National Geographic's "The Ten Best of Everything: Families" named the Illinois Shakespeare Festival, located in Bloomington, Illinois, as one of the ten best theater festivals in the nation. The 32-year-old open air festival is a professional theater operated in cooperation with Illinois State University.

This season opens on June 25 with A Midsummer's Night Dream followed by Richard III on July 15. Learn more about tickets and directions at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival.

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August 7, 2009 at 1:33 pm
(1) Red Tulen says:

Really, Jennifer? No link to the National Geographic story?

August 7, 2009 at 3:32 pm
(2) chicago says:

It’s a book by Susan Magsamen, not a story. Here’s the link where you can buy it on Amazon. Really.

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