15th Annual "Taking Tea with Shakespeare"

PRESS RELEASE

 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE THROUGH March 25, 2018

 

CONTACT:           April Bishop

                              Cultural Arts Coordinator

                              (913) 663-9157

 

EVENT:                Taking Tea with Shakespeare and Friends

 

DATE:                   Sunday, March 25, 2018

 

TIME:                    Doors open at 1:30

 

LOCATION:         Oak Room, Leawood Community Center, City Hall

                              4800 Town Center Drive, Leawood KS 66209

 

ENTRY FEE:        $20.00 per person or $114.00 for a table of six

 

FIFTEENTH ANNUAL “TAKING TEA WITH SHAKESPEARE & FRIENDS”

 

The Leawood Stage Company, Leawood Parks & Recreation, the Magna Carta and Royal Arms Chapters of the Daughters of the British Empire and the Barn Players will host the fifteenth annual “Taking Tea with Shakespeare & Friends” on Sunday, March 25th.

 

There is nothing so quintessentially British as taking afternoon tea while enjoying the literature of Shakespeare. Members of the Daughters of the British Empire will serve tea, along with a vast array of delectable tea sandwiches, scones and other sweets. During the tea, there will be a short performance by The Barn Players.

 

Doors of the Community Center will open at 1:30 p.m. In addition to the tea, guests will enjoy music, displays by the sponsoring groups, a silent auction, raffles and door prizes.

 

Some attendees wear hats but there is no dress code is required.

 

Seating is limited. Due to popularity, this event sells out quickly. Reservations are required and should be made early to secure seating. Individuals are $20.00 per person or $114.00 for a table of six. To make reservations or for more information please call (913) 663-9157.