Shakespeare by the Bow 2018

June 29, 2018

August 19, 2018

Pay what you can

Prince's Island Park, Eau Claire Avenue Southwest, Calgary


Events Description

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.
Street Parking
The park is along the River Walk so the event is pedestrian and bike friendly too!
Public transport accessible

For directions – Click on the map tab. Click on Get Directions to get in-page directions. Click on view larger map, to get directions and public transit information in google or to use inbuilt mobile maps.

Prince's Island Park Calgary
Prince's Island Park Calgary
Address: 51.055949,-114.070212

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