UMW News BureauMontana Western and the Southwest Montana Arts Council bring the Montana Shakespeare in the Parks production of "The Two Gentlemen of Verona" to Dillon's Jaycee Park on Thursday, July 30. By Wally Feldt [caption id="" align="alignright" width="240" caption="Proteus (Chris Peltier), Julia (Melissa Nedell), Valentine (Danny Luwe) and Silvia (Sarah Loveland) hash it out in the woods in this scene from Montana Shakespeare in the Parks 2009 production of "The Two Gentlemen of Verona.""][/caption] The University of Montana Western and the Southwest Montana Arts Council present the Montana Shakespeare in the Parks production of “The Two Gentleman of Verona,” Thursday, July 30, 2009. The performance at Dillon’s Jaycee Park (across from Beaverhead IGA) is free and open to the public. A picnic dinner will be provided by the Beaverhead Chamber of Commerce for a nominal charge at 5:30 p.m. with the performance starting at 6 p.m. “The Two Gentlemen of Verona” is one of Shakespeare’s early comedies. It is a hilarious romp offering a variety of comic devices for which Shakespeare would ultimately become famous. The plot features two sets of young lovers working their way through the complexities of learning the difference between infatuation and love. This season’s tour is the 37th for the company whose mission is to bring Shakespeare to Montana residents each summer.
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