19:00 Reception
Entertainers greet guests
19:45 Call to dinner
Diabolus in Musica and actors lead guests through to dinner and play while first course is served
20:00 Welcome remarks
Alan Dedicoat explains the Charity Prize Draw
20.05 First course served
Romeo, Romeo … (Romeo & Juliet)
20.40 Main course served
Clown Gravediggers (Hamlet)
21.30 Dessert served
22:00 Shakespeare Morris
22.15 Coffees served in Foyer
Comfort break
22:25 Diabolus in Musica
22.30 Prize Draw
in aid of The Shakespeare Hospice
22:35 Entertainment
Commedia dell’ Arte

Bukechi and cast: Brush Up Your Shakespeare (Kiss Me Kate)
Chorus: Henry V
Soliloquy mash up: Henry V, Hamlet and Richard III
Bukechi: Ophelia
Premiere: New Plays
Bukechi: It Was a Lover and His Lass
Malvolio: The Letter
Sonnet 18
Bukechi: I Bet You Look Good on the Dance Floor
Titania meets Oberon (Midsummer Night’s Dream)
This England (Richard II)
Full Fathom Five (The Tempest)
Prospero: Ye elves… (The Tempest)
Bukechi: Romeo & Juliet
Bukechi: A Case of You
Puck: If we shadows have offended… (Midsummer Night’s Dream)
23:45 Birthday toast to HM The Queen
Video Premiere: “One Man, Many Voices” (link to video, please)
Diabolus in Musica leads candlelit procession
Robert Ball (artistic director) reads Sonnet 32, If thou survive…
Toast to the Bard
00.30 Bars close
01.00 The Bard’s Night ends.

Please click on the link below to view images from the pilot for The Bard’s Night.