• Shakespeare on the Common

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    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

Apprentice Showcase 2016

Love's Labour's Lost

See Calendar for matinee schedule

Calendar

  • Begins July 29, 2016

    Apprentice Showcase 2016

    • When:

    • Venue:

      Various

    • Need to know:

      All performances are FREE

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  • July 20 - August 7, 2016

    Love's Labour's Lost

    • When:

      July 20 - August 7, 2016

    • Venue:

      Parkman Bandstand, Boston Common

    • Need to know:

      Performance Schedule:

      Total running time: approximately 2.5 hours (including intermission)

      *Tuesdays - Saturdays @ 8pm
      *Sundays @ 7pm
      *Matinee: Saturday, August 6th @ 3pm

      *ASL-Interpreted Performances: TBA

      *Open Captioned Performance: TBA

      *Audio Described Performance: TBA

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  • Begins July 29, 2016

    Apprentice Showcase 2016

    Commonwealth Shakespeare Company Apprentice Program presents William Shakespeare's Cymbeline & Measure for Measure Cymbeline directed by A. Nora Long Shakespeare's fairy-tale vision of a young girl's struggle with an evil step-mother, false accusations, and a gender-bent expedition to a war between nations. 7/29 at 7pm Sorenson Center for the Arts at...
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  • July 20 - August 7, 2016

    Love's Labour's Lost

    By William Shakespeare Directed by Steven Maler July 20 - August 7, 2016 FREE and Open to the Public In Love’s Labour’s Lost, friendship and loyalty amongst four young men and four young women are put to the test when romantic youthful notions of love encounter the challenges...
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