"A love letter to theatre itself" — The Guardian
"An absolute joy from beginning to end" — The Daily Express
Will Shakespeare has writer’s block. Low on funds and out of ideas, the young playwright finds his muse in Viola de Lesseps, a beautiful, intelligent noblewoman with dreams of the stage. Will and Viola begin a passionate affair that becomes inspiration for Shakespeare’s next play, Romeo and Juliet.
Recommended for ages 13+ due to mild sexual situations and some profanity.
Lively pre-performance discussions (and snacks!) provide a behind-the-scenes look into the play with Resident Dramaturg Gina Pisasale and members of the cast. Add Scoop to your shopping cart for only $5 when purchasing Shakespeare in Love tickets.
March 18 & 25
Facilitated post-performance conversations with the cast after Thursday evening performances, excluding previews.
March 5, 12, 19, 26
To further expand access to our work, we offer select half-priced performances throughout the season. Your discount is automatically applied when purchasing tickets.
March 26 at 7:30pm
Dinner & A Show
Packages are available for prix-fixe dinners prior to select Wednesday-Sunday performances, beginning at $82 for non-peak performances - up to 15% off the single ticket price.
Includes brunch at The Bistro paired with tickets to weekend matinees. Call the Box Office at 610.644.3500 to order.
Everyone is welcome! A Relaxed Performance is a live theatre experience that invites (but is not limited to) individuals with Autism, ADD, ADHD, dementia, and sensory sensitivities to enjoy theatre in a relaxed, “shush-free” zone. Learn more about Relaxed Performances here.
March 15 at 2pm
An LED screen near the stage displays dialogue in real-time, simultaneous with live speech and action. No other aspect of the performance is altered.
March 24 at 7:30pm
March 25 at 2 & 7:30pm
March 26 at 7:30pm
March 27 at 7:30pm
March 28 at 2 & 8pm
March 29 at 2pm
Our theatre is wheelchair accessible, and service dogs are welcome at all performances. Large-print programs, assistive listening devices, and sensory supports (fidgets, noise-canceling headphones) are always available to borrow from the Box Office. For more information, click here or call our Patron Experience team: 610.644.3500