• Richard III

    by William Shakespeare
    Directed by Steven Maler
    July 18-August 5 | Shakespeare’s searing drama chronicles the ruthless ascension of a king and the devastation he leaves in his wake as he gains power over the realm. Featuring stage, film, and television actor, Faran Tahir as Richard III.

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  • Friends Section Chairs on the Common

    Free Shakespeare on the Common is made possible each year through a combination of grants, sponsorships, and donations collected through the Friends Section program.  The Friends Section consists of lawn chairs set in front of the stage for… Read More

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  • FREE Shakespeare on the Common

    Richard III July 18-August 5 Parkman Bandstand, Boston Common By William Shakespeare Directed by Steven Maler Performances are FREE and open to the public. Tuesday–Saturday at 8pm, Sundays at 7pm (off Mondays) *3pm matinee on Saturday, August 4… Read More

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There are many ways to support CSC!
Attend Gala celebration, purchase Friends Chairs to Shakespeare on the Common, volunteer your time, or give a donation. We appreciate the many people who help to make it all happen-join us!

Join Us as a CSC Apprentice!

The CSC Apprentice Program is an intensive summer training program for young actors who are actively pursuing a career in theatre. This eight week training offers a robust Shakespearean performance focus through professionally directed productions held in and around Boston.

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