Cincinnati Shakespeare Company is Bringing Free Shakespeare to a Park Near You

For more than a decade, the theater company has been performing free Shakespeare in public spaces

click to enlarge Shakespeare in the Park is back - Photo: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Photo: Cincinnati Shakespeare Company
Shakespeare in the Park is back

The Cincinnati Shakespeare Company will travel to a park near you to put on some of Shakespeare’s most memorable works this summer, including Julius Caesar, Romeo and Juliet and, this week, A Midsummer’s Night Dream. “Oh, what fools these mortals be,” amiright? The beloved play, among others, will run through Sept. 1. Lean back in your lawn chair and experience one of the largest free outdoor Shakespeare programs in the nation. 

7 p.m. Saturday. Free. Northwoods Park Lawn, 5444 Northwoods Lane, Norwood

1 p.m. Sunday. Free. The Carnegie Center of Columbia Tusculum, 3738 Eastern Ave., Columbia Tusculum

7 p.m. Tuesday. Free. Smale Riverfront Park, 100 E. Mehring Way, Downtown

Find a full list of upcoming Shakespeare in the Park shows at

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