Prologues and Insights

Shakespearean Insights

Lehigh Valley Community public radio WDIY 88.1 FM airs programming about PSF and Shakespeare mid-May through Early August.

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Explore the plot and characters before every performance of Julius Caesar, The Taming of the Shrew, and Love’s Labour’s Lost with PSF staff in a relaxed, informal setting. FREE. Held in the theatre 45 minutes prior to curtain. Made possible by a generous gift from Drs. Paul and June Schlueter.


Meet the actors for informal talk-backs in the theatre after the following Thursday evening performances

  • West Side Story: Thursday, June 23 and 30
  • Julius Caesar: Thursday, June 30, July 7, and July 14
  • The Taming of the Shrew: Thursday, August 4
  • Blithe Spirit: Thursday, July 28
  • Love’s Labour’s Lost: Thursday, August 4

Enjoy casual question and answer sessions with the casts, and find out more about the play, the process, the actors and the Festival. FREE

Contemporary Contex

Join us in the theatre immediately following the 2pm performance of The Taming of the Shrew on Saturday, July 30th for an engaging roundtable-style discussion on the relationship dynamics at work in the play. A panel of guest speakers and PSF artists will examine the societal undercurrents of Kate and Petruchio’s story through the perspective of different generations of women connecting Shakespeare’s time to today. FREE to all ticketholders.