Optimist Theatre-Shakespeare in the Park

Free, professional, outdoor theatre of the highest caliber.

Peck Pavilion at the Marcus Performing Arts Center
929 N. Water Street
Milwaukee, WI • 53202
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Shakespeare in the Park! Join us for our milestone 10th season with a fun, fast-paced, farce "The Comedy of Errors". One of Shakespeare's funniest plays and with wonderfully accessible wordplay - Mayhem ensues with mistaken identities as 2 sets of twins who know nothing of each other are continually confused one for the other.

When: Thirteen free performances - including 2 weekday matinees - from which to choose . . .

Preview - Wednesday, June 26, 8 p.m.
Opening Night - Thursday, June 27, 8 p.m.
Friday & Saturday, June 28 & 29, 8 p.m.
Sunday, June 30, 7:30 p.m.
Matinee - Tuesday, July 2, Noon
Note: no performance on July 4th

Friday & Saturday, July 5 & 6, 8 p.m.
Sunday, July 7, 7:30 p.m.
Matinee - Tues, July 9, Noon
Thursday & Friday, July 11 & 12, 8 p.m.
Closing Night - Saturday, July 13, 8 p.m.

Tickets: No tickets needed! Shakespeare in the Park is free to see. Simply arrive up to 2 hours before show time and select your seat. Bring a picnic and enjoy a lovely evening along Milwaukee's Riverwalk.

Where: The Peck Pavilion on the grounds of the Marcus Performing Arts Center, 929 N. Water Street - Milwaukee

More Information: www.FreeShakespeareInThePark.org

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  • ADA Compliant
  • Complimentary Policy
  • Pet Friendly
  • Family Friendly


  • Price Range: Free


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