Shakespeare By The Bow
Sail to an enchanted island where a mysterious storm washes both romance and revenge ashore. Spirits will run high in Shakespeare’s most magical tale of love, family, and forgiveness. Starring a cast of emerging theatre talent, their annual outdoor production is a magnificent way to spend a summer’s evening. Grab a blanket, a picnic, and take in one of Shakespeare’s greatest plays in one of Calgary’s favourite places. All Performances are Pay What You Will.
This Years Play: The Two Gentlemen of Verona
Celebrate Alberta’s emerging artists this summer with Theatre Calgary’s Shakespeare by the Bow! Known as Shakespeare’s first comedy, The Two Gentlemen of Verona tells the tale of friendship between best pals Proteus and Valentine who fall in and out of bromance over and over again. Join us in idyllic Prince’s Island Park for this silly comedy featuring adventure, outlaws, and even a dog!
June 29 – August 19, 2018
Tuesdays to Saturdays | 07:00 PM
Sundays: 02:00 PM & 07:00 PM- on Canada Day – 07:00 PM only
July 24 to 30 – No show
Venue & Parking: Prince’s Island Park
Once on the Park, look for signage to Shakespeare by the Bow.
The park is along the River Walk so the event is pedestrian and bike friendly too!
Public transport accessible
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