• 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

Romeo & Juliet

Shakespeare & Leadership: King Lear

See Calendar for matinee schedule

News

  • May 21 - May 30, 2015

    Romeo & Juliet

    • When:

      May 21 - May 30, 2015

    • Venue:

      The Strand Theater, Dorchester, MA

    • Need to know:

      This performance of Romeo & Juliet is part of our Shakespeare OFF the Common project, an innovative three-part arts program created in collaboration with the Mayor's Office of Arts, Tourism, and Special Events to foster community interaction. 

       

      Please note that there is no elevator access at the Strand Theatre. Wheelchair seating is on the Mezzanine level or the Orchestra. 

       
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  • April 28, 2015

    Shakespeare & Leadership: King Lear

    • When:

    • Venue:

      Carling-Sorenson Theater, Babson College, Wellesley

    • Need to know:

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Commonwealth Shakespeare Company is On Demand!


Comcast customers, you can now view segments from our popular Shakespeare and the Law series! From your On Demand menu, click on "Get Local" and then "Comm. Shakespeare". These will be available until April 30th. Thanks to Comcast for sponsoring us and for creating this great On Demand opportunity for Comcast customers to view clips from our Shakespeare and the Law event!