Baltimore Shakespeare Factory's Love's Labour's Lost explores what happens when friends take an oath to hide away, dedicate themselves to a life of study, and avoid the company of women for three years. The play is presented using the staging conditions of Shakespeare's day. The production brings his work to life in a way that is fresh and accessible to modern audiences without compromising the original language. Pre-show entertainment begins 30 minutes before show time. Runs Aug. 18-20.