SOMERVILLE, NJ - The Shakespeare Theater of New Jersey will visit Downtown Somerville on Thursday, Aug. 15 for a live performance of "Verily, Madly Thine" on Division Street.

The performance focuses on the special brand of temporary madness that overtakes people when they fall madly in love.

"Verily, Madly, Thine" will feature an array of moments from Shakespeare's plays as well as a few selections from more contemporary authors who have been inspired by one of Shakespeare's originals.

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The free performance, hosted by the Downtown Somerville Alliance, begins at 6 p.m.

The performance was originally scheduled for Aug. 22.