Shakespeare Festival Trail

Shakespeare Festival Trail

Can’t Get Enough Shakespeare? Follow the Shakespeare Festival trail for performances in and around Indiana.

Indy Fringe, Indianapolis, IN (http://www.indyfringe.org/bard-fest)
  • BARD FEST
    • Weeks beginning October 20th, 2018
Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati, OH (https://cincyshakes.com/on-stage/othello/)
  • Othello: March 2-24, 2018
First Folio, Oak Brook, IL (http://firstfolio.org/?production=shrewd)
  • SHREW’D: A World Premiere Musical based on “The Taming of the Shrew”
    • Previews July 11-13
    • Runs July 14th – August 19th, 2018
Indianapolis Shakespeare Company, Indianapolis, IN (https://www.indyshakes.com/)
  • Check back soon for 2018 Season
Illinois Shakespeare Festival, Bloomington, IL (http://illinoisshakes.com/)
  • Plans for their 2018 Season Festival will be announced by our new artistic director John Stark on Thursday, November 1 at 5 p.m at the Ewing Theatre.
Indiana University Theatre, Bloomington, IN (http://www.indiana.edu/~thtr/index.shtml)
  • Check back soon for 2018 Season
Ohio Shakespeare Festival, Akron, OH (http://www.ohioshakespearefestival.com/)
  • The Complete Works Of William Shakespeare Abridged: January 24-28, 2018
Kentucky Shakespeare, Louisville, KY (http://kyshakespeare.com/sicp/)
  • The Comedy of Errors: May 30th – July 22, 2018
  • Henry IV, Part 1: June 14 – July 21, 2018
  • Othello: June 28 – July 21, 2018
    • Also: Kentucky Shakespeare’s Globe Players present
      • Romeo and Juliet: July 25-28, 2018
    • Louisville Ballet presents
      • Shakespeare in Dance: August 1-5, 2018
    •  The Louisville Improvisors present
      • Late Night Shakes: June 2, 16, 30, and August 4, 2018
(Did we miss your festival? Email BoxOffice@RichmondShakes.org with your festival’s name, website, and performance dates, and we will add you to our list. Note: We reserve the right to limit our listing to festivals within a reasonable distance from Richmond IN.)