What’s On

Upcoming Performances

May 26 – July 30, 2023

Shakespeare & Company presents the New England Premiere of Tony Award-winning playwright Ken Ludwig’s Dear Jack, Dear Louise – the story of two strangers introduced through letters, kept apart by war, and drawn together through shared stories of their lives, hopes, and fears. A comedi

July 22 – August 27, 2023

August Wilson’s Fences By August Wilson Winner of both the Pulitzer Prize for Drama and Tony Award for Best Play in 1987, August Wilson’s Fences is set in the 1950s and is known as one of Wilson’s “Pittsburgh Plays.” A moving study of emotional depth and the hum

August 05 – August 20, 2023

Winner of the Elliot Nortion Award and IRNE Award for Outstanding Actress in a Solo Performance. (2003) The world premiere of Golda’s Balcony was produced at Shakespeare & Company in May 2002 and went on to become the longest-running one-woman play in Broadway history. This pr

September 15 – October 22, 2023

WORLD PREMIERE On a summer night, in the middle of a field on their midwest farm, a long-married couple sits on folding chairs to observe the seven stages of a lunar eclipse. While watching the celestial phenomenon unfold, the two sip bourbon and reflect on land and legacy, on children a

June 17 – July 15, 2023

The Contention (Henry VI, Part 2) By William Shakespeare The first edition of Henry VI, Part 2 was printed in 1594 as “The firste parte of the Contention of the two famous houses of York and Lancaster.” Nearly 430 years later, Shakespeare & Company has given the t

July 15, 2023

Featuring three brilliant women-led bands: Mary Ann McSweeney’s Urban Fado Project, the Peggy Stern Quartet, and Grammy-nominated jazz violinist Sara Caswell and her band. After 12 years in Kingston, NY as the Wall Street Jazz Festival and subsequently 7 years as LuluFest ATX in Austin,

August 01 – September 10, 2023

A Midsummer Night’s Dream By William Shakespeare The residents of Athens comingle with the forest fairies in this wild, family-friendly romp that features magical meddling, romantic tangles, and a play within a play for good measure. One of Shakespeare’s most beloved Comedie

September 01 – September 03, 2023

Three performances only! Murder plots and madness rule the day as Shakespeare & Company presents a reading of William Shakespeare’s tragedy Hamlet at the Tina Packer Playhouse.

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Ways to save

Ways to save

Shakespeare & Company is pleased to offer a variety of discounts and special offers in an effort to make the joy of live theater accessible to all, including FLEXpasses, Discounted Preview Performances, Senior Discounts, and more!
Group Bookings

Group Bookings

Whether you’re a travel and tourism professional, event planner, or a group or tour director, Shakespeare & Company is a prime destination for a memorable, professional theater experience in the Berkshires.
Gift Cards

Gift Cards

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2022 Season Playbill

2023 Season Playbill

This Season at Shakespeare & Company marks our 46th year of Theater Performance, Education, and Training in the Berkshires. May through December, we will celebrate with compelling titles, exciting new events, and new venues on our 33-acre property – both inside our climate-controlled theaters and outdoors under the Berkshire skies. It’s all detailed in our Season Playbill: available at our shows and virtually.

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