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Bryant Park Presents
Shakespeare

"Bryant Park Shakespeare's summertime 'Romeo and Juliet' is hot stuff" - The Village Voice, on the 2015 production

"It's an exquisite evening in the park" - The New York Times, reviewing last summer's 'Hamlet'

Three of William Shakespeare's most beloved comedies are produced by the irreverent, surprising and critically acclaimed The Drilling Company: Much Ado About Nothing, As You Like It with music by Natalie Smith, and Measure for Measure. In addition, the anniversaries of William Shakespeare's birth (452nd) and death (400th) are honored with a daylong celebration on Friday, April 22.

Much Ado About Nothing
May 19 - June 4

Upper Terrace (10 performances)
Thursday, 9pm; Friday and Saturday, 7pm; Sunday, May 29, 3pm

As You Like It
July 21 - 23

Bryant Park Stage (3 performances)
Thursday, 9pm; Friday and Saturday, 7pm
music by Natalie Smith

Measure for Measure
September 1 - September 17

Upper Terrace (10 performances)
Thursday, 9pm; Friday and Saturday, 7pm; Sunday, Sept 4, 3pm

Bryant Park Presents

Bryant Park Presents

Immersive and adventurous dance, theater, and music experiences in Midtown Manhattan. These free events are easy to access with no lines and no tickets.

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