Shakespeare + St. Valentine: Spirits, Chocolate & Love

Our annual Valentine’s program shifts to a virtual format in 2021. A diverse group of…
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Saturday, February 13
Shakespeare and St Valentine

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Saturday, February 13
Presented By
Delaware Shakespeare
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Our annual Valentine’s program shifts to a virtual format in 2021. A diverse group of Del Shakes actors will read romantic Shakespeare scenes. Each scene will be paired with a drink idea from Swigg and a chocolate from a local chocolatier*. In this interactive program, there will also be time to reflect on the different aspects of love represented in the scenes – and in the sweets and drinks!

* Spirits and chocolates must be purchased separately

This event is Pay-What-You-Decide. Register for the Zoom meeting for free, and then you’ll be sent an email after the event asking you to pay what the program was worth to you!


For Shakespeare + St. Valentine this year we’re pairing spirits and chocolates with scenes from Romeo and Juliet. We’re grateful to Swigg for being our event partner – which will be your one-stop-shop for both liquid and solid enjoyment.

Here’s the selection you’ll want to pick up from Swigg to have the full Shakespeare + St. Valentine’s experience.

Woodford Reserve Bourbon – perfectly balanced with more than 200 detectable flavor notes paired with Caramel Crack 60% Dark Milk Chocolate by TC Chocolate

Glenlivet 12 Year Old Scotch* – a vibrant gold invitation to indulgence in liquid form paired with Scamps Dark Chocolate Toffee on a bed of dark walnuts

Whistle Pig Ten Year Rye Whiskey – the quintessential aged rye 
paired with Cacao Market 38% Milk Chocolate and Sea Salt by Marie Belle

* Depending on availability, Glenlivet may be substituted for another scotch