Charlotte Shakespeare's 2012 main stage season kicks off with The Tempest, May 31–June 17. The Green Uptown transforms into the magical island where Prospero and his daughter are exiled. Picnic under the stars as magic, monsters, romance and comedy all collide in one of Shakespeare's final plays. Directed by guest artist Matt Cosper. For information about pre-show activities, visit www.charlotteshakespeare.com.