Counterpoint Festival http://klcc.org en Counterpoint Festival: Romeo and Juliet, with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival http://klcc.org/post/counterpoint-festival-romeo-and-juliet-oregon-shakespeare-festival <p>As the Eugene Symphony's month-long, city-wide Counterpoint Festival continues, the symphony and the Oregon Shakespeare Festival prepare to collaborate on a groundbreaking version of Romeo and Juliet on November 23rd. It combines a full symphony orchestra performing music from Prokofiev with Shakespeare's classic text, brought to the stage by three actors from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Eric Alan speaks with Terri McMahon, who directs OSF's participation.</p><p></p><p></p> Tue, 19 Nov 2013 16:50:23 +0000 Eric Alan 3340 at http://klcc.org Counterpoint Festival: Romeo and Juliet, with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival Eugene Symphony's Counterpoint Festival Explores Love and Fate http://klcc.org/post/eugene-symphonys-counterpoint-festival-explores-love-and-fate <p>The Eugene Symphony presents its second Counterpoint Festival, partnering with a variety of community and arts organizations to explore the themes of “Love and Fate,” in events across the spectrum of the creative arts. That includes two performances by the Eugene Symphony: <em>Symphonie Fantastique</em> on November 14<sup>th</sup>, then <em>Romeo &amp; Juliet</em> and <em>Porgy &amp; Bess</em> on November 23<sup>rd</sup>, including collaboration with the Oregon Shakespeare Festival. Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:21:05 +0000 Eric Alan 3056 at http://klcc.org Eugene Symphony's Counterpoint Festival Explores Love and Fate