• Shakespeare on the Common

  • Cancellations

    Weather information:


    Food & Beverages

    • · Vendors available onsite
    • · Personal food & drink welcome
    • · No alcohol
  • Tickets & Seating

    · Performances are free & open to the public

    · Bring a blanket to sit on

    · Bring or rent a chair - rentals $5 + $5 deposit

    · Learn more about sitting in our Friends Section

    · Additional information will be posted in the spring

  • Other Info

    · Parking: Boston Common Garage

    · Restrooms available onsite

CSC Stage2 Series: Julius Caesar

Theatre in the Rough: K2

See Calendar for matinee schedule

Volunteer Opportunities

  • October 29, 2016

    Theatre in the Rough: K2

    • When:

      October 29, 2016 7pm 90 minutes

    • Venue:

      Babson College's Sorenson Center for the Arts, Wellesley, MA

    • Need to know:

      General Admission tickets: $20

      VIP Reception Tickets: $60
      Reception tickets include preferred seating at the reading, as well as entry to an intimate reception with the cast and creative team. Proceeds from the reception will benefit Commonwealth Shakespeare Company's education and outreach programs.

      Run time is approximately 90 minutes with no intermission.

      Seating will begin 30 min prior to curtain.

      Directions & Commuting Information to the Sorenson Center for the Arts at Babson College

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  • May 8-16, 2016

    CSC Stage2 Series: Julius Caesar

    • When:

      May 8-16, 2016 90 minutes

    • Venue:

      Babson College's Sorenson Center for the Arts

    • Need to know:

      Recommended for grades 6 and up.

      Directions & Parking Information for the Sorenson Center for the Arts at Babson College

      Run Time: 90 minutes, no intermission.

      Wheelchair Accessibility: Wheelchair seating is available at the Sorenson Center for the Arts. When purchasing tickets, please indicate your needs for wheelchair accessible seating and House Management staff will be happy to reserve appropriate seating for you and your guests.

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Volunteer Opportunities

Title: Development Volunteer

Commonwealth Shakespeare Company (CSC) is seeking a volunteer who will be an integral part of the development team, which consists of a full-time Director of Development and full-time Development Associate.


  • Filing, data entry, and office organization
  • Assisting staff with fundraising appeal mailings
  • Assist with staffing events as needed
  • Other duties as assigned – can be catered to the volunteer’s interests


  • Professional and detail-oriented, with excellent communication skills
  • Ability to be calm and focused under pressure
  • Computer-savvy, with strong knowledge of the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Must be at least 18 years of age

Time Commitment

  • Flexible, but must be during office hours (roughly 10am-5pm Monday-Friday)

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to employment@commshakes.org with “Development Volunteer” in the subject line. Rolling deadline. No phone calls please.

Please note that Commonwealth Shakespeare Company is the Theatre-in- Residence at Babson College. Applicants must have their own means of transportation to and from the campus in Wellesley.

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