To do or not to do: Shakespeare Festival events

“The very substance of the ambitious is merely the shadow of a dream.”

Shows and screenings listed here are free and take place at the Dalí Museum — unless otherwise indicated.

Shakespeare in Song

Featuring students from the St. Petersburg College School of Music.

Thurs., Jan. 10, 5:30 p.m.

Shakespeare-inspired film screenings

Presented by the Dalí Museum and Sunscreen Film Festival. Films include:

Prospero’s Books: Sat., Jan. 12, 1 p.m.

The Lion King: Sat., Jan. 19, 1 p.m.

Rosencrantz & Guildenstern are Dead: Sat., Jan. 19, 3 p.m.

Romeo + Juliet: Sat., Jan. 26, 1 p.m.

An Intimate Collaboration: All the World’s a Stage

Vocalists from the USF School of Music’s Chamber Singers highlight Shakespeare’s words in song as The [email protected] and The Florida Orchestra present a performance of music, spoken word and more. (Rumor has it that clowns will be there, too.)

Wed., Jan. 23, 7 p.m.; $10 suggested donation, reservations recommended

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620 First Ave. S, St. Petersburg


Masterworks: Tchaikovsky’s Romeo and Juliet

Presented by the Florida Orchestra and American Stage Theatre Company

Fri., Jan. 25, 10 a.m. and Sat., Jan. 26, 8 p.m., Mahaffey Theater, St. Petersburg

Sun., Jan 27, 7:30 p.m., Ruth Eckerd Hall, Clearwater

$15, $35, $45 (Students $10),