Additional performances of Q Gents in August

Q Gents

The Q Brothers, the hit at this summer’s Illinois Shakespeare Festival, will present additional shows at 7:30 p.m. and 10 p.m. August 14, 15, 20, 21, and 22 at the Center for the Performing Arts.

Hip-hop Shakespeare hits The Festival

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The Q Brothers, two Chicago boys who have taken their hip-hop versions of the Bard’s works across the globe (and to the Globe), will perform their latest work at the Illinois Shakespeare Festival in July with an adaptation of Two Gentlemen of Verona called Q Gents.