A New Season, A New Venture

Last night was a grand one for Sweet Tea. We gathered at one of our favorite local restaurants, Fayetteville Pie Company, to announce both our 2018-19 season and our Tastemakers initiative.

First, the season. In 2018-19, STS will bring you a slapstick farce, a riotous addition to our Lit series, the return of a holiday tradition, a darkly comic musical masterpiece baked in a pie, a fresh take on a classic legend, a tale of villainy and deceit, and a clever Shakespearean romcom. Are you excited yet?Read More

Shakespeare Loves Libraries

Here at Sweet Tea Shakespeare, we love a good library, and are we ever blessed with a great one here in Cumberland County. The Cumberland County Public Library has hosted us for performances, and their librarians are among our most devoted supporters. In honor of National Library Week, here is a (by no means complete) list of ways you can indulge your love of Shakespeare at the library. Visit your local branch, thank the library staff for being so awesome, and lose yourself in books, music, and movies.Read More