program presents free outdoor performances
of classic theater on the historic Guilford Green. The summer production for 2013 is Much Ado About Nothing performed August 7 - 11 at 7:30pm in Guilford, CT by Shakesperience Productions, Inc. Bring picnic dinners, blankets & chairs and enjoy 'theater under the stars.' This is the 12th anniversary of the Shakespeare on the Shoreline program and we welcome back Shakesperience Productions, Inc. for this summer's production.
Shakespeare on the Shoreline is the most popular and well recognized FREE summer cultural event of the Shoreline community and according to the Wall Street Journal "draws crowds from all over the area with its engaging, entertaining, and educational performances."
For information on this summer's "Rising Star Summer Theater Program" for children 7 - 17, July 29 - August 2 click here.
Inaugurated in 2002 to great acclaim,
the Shoreline Arts Alliance has presented Macbeth, The Tempest, Richard III and Romeo & Juliet performed by the Elm Shakespeare Company of New Haven
Connecticut Free Shakespeare performing Edmond Rostand's classic, Cyrano de Bergerac followed by a production of Love's Labour's Lost in 2007, Much Ado About Nothing in 2008, A Midsummer Night's Dream, 2009, Twelfth Night in 2010 and Three Musketeers in 2011. Last summer we were pleased to introduce our audience to Shakesperience Productions, Inc., a Waterbury, CT based theatre company for a performance of The Complete Works of Shakespeare, Abridged.
We invite you to join our special circle of Shakespeare supporters called ShakesPEERs by making a donation. ShakesPEERs are invited for a behind the scenes tour each evening before the curtain goes up. Please consider becoming a 2013 ShakesPEER. Click Here to make your donation.