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American Players Theatre, Spring Green, Wisconsin

Ma Rainey's Black Bottom (August WIlson), to September 7, 2024

Wolf at the Door (Marisela Treviño Orta), to September 18, 2024

The Virgin Queen Entertains Her Fool (Michael Hollinger), to September 19, 2024

Ring Round the Moon (Jean Anouilh, Christopher Fry), July 10–September 20, 2024

Dancing at Lughnasa (Brian Friel), August 2–September 27, 2024

King Lear (William Shakespeare), August 9–September 28, 2024

Constellations (Nick Payne), August 10–September 28, 2024

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), to September 29, 2024

Nat Turner in Jerusalem (Nathan Alan Davis), October 17–November 10, 2024

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American Shakespeare Center, Blackfriars Playhouse, Staunton, Virginia

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), July 18–November 23,, 2024

The Importance of Being Earnest (Oscar Wilde), July 25–October 20, 2024

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), September 12–November 23, 2024

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Atlanta Shakespeare Company/Shakespeare Tavern Playhouse, Atlanta, Georgia

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), to July 27, 2024

The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (abridged) (Adam Long, Daniel Singer, Jess Winfield), August 1–11, 2024

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), August 15–31, 2024

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Avant Bard Theatre, Arlington, Virginia


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Bard on the Beach, Vancouver, British Columbia


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The Bard's Town, Louisville, Kentucky


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Boston University Shakespeare Society, Boston, Massachusetts


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Broadway, New York, New York


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Chicago Shakespeare Theater On Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois


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Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Baltimore, Maryland

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), to July 21, 2024

Joe Turner's Come and Gone (August Wilson), September 20–October 13, 2024

A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens, Laura Rocklyn), November 30–December 22, 2024

It's the Comedy of Errors, Hon! "In the Land of Pleasant Living (William Shakespeare, Ian Gallanar), February 14–March 9, 2025

Mary Stuart (Friedrich Schiller), April 25–May 11, 2025

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), June 12–July 20, 2025

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Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati, Ohio

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), July 12–Septyember 1, 2024 (Free Shakespeare in the Park)

Kindred Spirits (Alice Scovell, Noël Coward), July 31–August 18, 2024

Fat Ham (James Ijames), September 4–22, 2024

Mary Shelley's Frankenstein (David Catline), October 9–November 2, 2024

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), November 15–December 7, 2024

Every Christmas Story Ever Told (Michael Caroleton, James FitzGerald, John K. Alvarez), December 12–29, 2024

A Room in the Castle (Bast on the Women of Hamlet) Lauren M. Gunderson), January 22–February 9, 2025

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), February 26–March 23, 2025

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), April 9–May 4, 2025

Mrs. Dalloway (Lindsey August Mercer, Virginia Woolf), May 21–June 15, 2025

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Constellation Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

Is God Is (Aleshea Harris), to July 14, 2024

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Everyman Theatre, Baltimore, Maryland

POTUS: or Behind Every Great Dumbass are Seven Women Trying to Keep Him Alive (Selina Fillinger), September 1–29, 2024

Queens Girl: Black in the Green Mountains (Caleen Sinnette Jennings), October 20–November 17, 2024

And Then There Were None (Agatha Christie), December 1, 2024–January 5, 2025

Primary Trust (Eboni Booth), February 2–March 2, 2025

Who’s Afraid of Virginia Woolf? (Edward Albee), March 23–April 20, 2025

The Mystery of Irma Vep—A Penny Dreadful (Charles Ludlam), May 18–June 2025

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Faction of Fools, Washington, D.C.

The Moors (Jen Silverman), Faction of Fools, Capitol Hill Arts Workshop, July 18–August 10, 2024

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Fiasco Theater, New York, N.Y.

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Fever Dream Repertory, Philadelphia, Pensylvania


Flagstaff Shakespeare Festival, Flagstaff, Arizona

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Flock Theatre, New London, Connecticut

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), to July 13, 2024

Henry V (William Shakespeare), July 25–August 4, 2024

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Folger Theatre, Washington, D.C.

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), October 1–November 10, 2024

A Room in the Castle (Lauren Gunderson), March 4–April 6, 2025

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), May 13–June 29, 2025

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Idaho Shakespear Festival, Boise, Idaho

Into the Woods (Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine), July 12–August 4, 2024

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare, Jeff Whitty: Play On Shakespeare version), August 9–31, 2024

Always…Patsy Cline (Ted Swindley), September 6–29, 2024

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Independent Shakespeare Company, Los Angeles, California


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National Asian American Theatre Company (NAATCO), New York, New York


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Next Stop Theatre Company, Herndon, Virginia


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The Old Globe, San Diego, California


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Olney Theatre Center, Olney, Maryland

Beautiful: The Carol King Musical (Douglas McGrath, Gerry Goffin, Carole King, Barry Mann, Cynthia Weil), to August 25, 2024

Eisenhower: This Piece of Ground (Richard Hellesen), September 27–October 20, 2024

Disney's Frozen (Kristen Anderson-Lopez, Robert Lopz, Jennifer Lee), October 24, 2024–January 5, 2025

A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas (Charles Dickens, Paul Morella), November 29–December 29, 2024

Waitress (Jessi Nelson, Sara Bareilles, Adrienne Shelly), February 13–March 30, 2025

Sleepova (Matilda Feysayo Ibini), March 26–April 27, 2025

Little Miss Perfect (Joriah Kwamé), May 15–June 22, 2025

Kim's Convenience (Ins Choi), June 25–July 27, 202

Synetic Theater's A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare, Ben Cunis, Paata Tsikurishvili), July 17–August 10, 2025

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Pennsylvania Shakespeare Festival, Center Valley, Pennsylvania

Winnie the Pooh & Friends (A.A. Milne, Jason King Jones), to August 3

Shakespeare for Kids: Twelfth Night, William Shakespeare (Erin Sheffield), July 24–August 3

The Color Purple (Marsha Norman, Brenda Russell, Allee Willis, Stephen Bray), July 17–August 4, 2024

Cymbeline (William Shakespeare), July 24–August 4, 2024

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The Public, New York, New York


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St. Louis Shakespeare Festival, St. Louis, Missouri


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Shakespeare by the Sea, Redondo Beach, California

Cardenio or Double Falsehood (William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, allegedly), to August 3, 2024

Henry IV (William Shakespeare), to August 3, 2024

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Shakespeare Forum, New York, New York


Shakespeare in the Vines, Temeculah California

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), July 11–20, 2024

King Lear (William Shakespeare), August 8–17, 2024

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), September 5–14, 2024

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Shakespeare Opera Theatre, McLean and The Plains, Virginia

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), July 12-21, 2024

La vie de Boheme (Giacomo Puccini), December 6–15, 2024

Drowning Ophelia (Rachel Luann Strayer), April 2025

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Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

The Comedy of Errors (William Shakespeare), September 10–October 6, 2024

Babbitt (Joe DiPietro, Sinclair Lewis), October 1–Octoberr 27, 2024

Leopoldstadt (Tom Stoppard), November 30–December 29, 2024

All the Devils are Here: How SHakespeare Invented the Villain (Patrick Page), December 6–29, 2024

Kunene and the King (John Kani), February 16–March 16, 2025

Uncle Vanya (Anton Chekhov, Conor McPherson), March 30–April 20, 2025

Frankenstein (Mary Shelley, Emily Burns), May 27–June 22, 2025

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Stratford Festival, Stratford, Ontario


Taffety Punk Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), From September 28, 2024

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Texas Shakespeare Festival, Kilgore, Texas

Much Ado About Nothing, (William Shakespeare), to July 27, 2024

Peter and the Starcatcher (Rick Elice, Wayne Barker), to July 27, 2024

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), to July 28, 2024

Sweeney Todd (Stephen Sondheim, Hugh Wheeler), to July 28, 2024

Tinker Bell (Patrick Flynn, J.A. Barrie), July 17–24, 2024

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Utah Shakespeare Festival, Cedar City, Utah

Royal Academy of Dramatic Art production of William Shakespeare play, July 30–August 3, 2024

Henry VIII (William Shakespeare, John Fletcher), to September 5, 2024

The Winter's Tale (William Shakespeare), to September 6, 2024

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), to September 7, 2024

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), to October 5, 2024

The 39 Steps (Patrick Barlow, John Buchan, Alfred Hitchcock, Nobby DImon, SImon Corble), to October 5, 2024

Silent Sky (Lauren Gunderson), July 12–October 5, 2024

The Mountaintop (Katori Hall), July 13–October 5, 2024

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Vermont Shakespeare Festival, Burlington, Vermont


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