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Shepherd University happenings on tap

By Staff | Nov 5, 2010

The SU Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players will present William Shakespeare’s “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” on Nov. 5, 6, 12 and 13 at 7:30 p.m., Nov 7 at 2 p.m. and Nov. 10 and 11 at 8:45 p.m. in Reynold’s Hall.

Shakespeare’s comedy of young lovers, fairies and identity confusion in the forest and weddings in the court ends with his most hilarious play-within-a-play performed by the original Rude Mechanicals.

Tickets are $8 for general admission, $3 for students and $2 for Shepherd University students, faculty and staff. For more information, contact Dr. Betty Ellzey at 304-876-5208.

The SU Wheelchair Basketball games will take place Nov. 7 in the Butcher Center Gymnasium. The first game begins at 1 p.m. The second game will begin at 2:30 p.m. The teams participating include the Maryland Ravens and the Harrisonburg High Rollers. Admission is free, but donations are accepted.

The Shepherd University Study Abroad Office, the Martinsburg Post Office and TLC Photography will host Passport Day Nov. 17 from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in Shepherd’s Scarborough Library, Room 256. The event is open to the campus and community.

New and renewal passport book and passport card applications will be available. Passport photos will be taken on site for $10 plus tax. For passport requirements and costs see www.travel.state.gov. Non-West Virginia residents must present a second photo ID. Shepherd students, faculty and staff may use their Rambler card as the second ID.

For more information, contact Beth Heflin Cauvel, study abroad project coordinator, at ecauvel@shepherd.edu.

– From staff reports