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Actors' Shakespeare Project, Somerville, Massachusetts

The Tempest (William Shakespere), to January 22, 2017

Edward II (Christopher Marlowe), February 22–March 19, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), April 19–May 21, 2017

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Alabama Shakespeare Festival, Montgomery, Alabama

Because of Winn-Dixie (Kate DiCamillo, Duncan Sheik, Nell Benjamin), January 27–February 12, 2017

Cash and the King, February 14, 2017

Dauphin Island (Jeffry Chastang) March 25–April 9, 2017

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (William Shakespeare), February 11–May 13, 2017

Sherlock Holmes (Geoffrey Sherman), March 9–May 13, 2017

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), April 20–May 14, 2017

Southern Writers' Project Festival of New Plays, May 12–14, 2017

Mary Poppins (Robert B. Sherman, Richard M. Sherman, George Stiles, Anthony Drewe, Julian Fellowes), July 5–23, 2017

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all for One productions, Fort Wayne, Indiana

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), February 17–26, 2017

A Wrinkle in Time (Madeline L'Engle, James Sie), April 28–May 7, 2016

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American Players Theatre, Spring Green, Wisconsin

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), June 10–October 22, 2017

A Flea in Her Ear (Georges Feydeau, David Frank, Abbot Chrisman), June 10–October 22, 2017

Cyrano de Bergerac (Edmond Rostand, James DeVita), June 10–October 22, 2017

Three Sisters (Anton Chekhov, Susan Coyne), June 10–October 22, 2017

Pericles (William Shakespeare), June 10–October 22, 2017

The Maids (Jean Genet, Bernard Frechtman), June 10–October 22, 2017

The Unexpected Man (Yasmina Reza, Christopher Hampton), June 10–October 22, 2017

A View from the Bridger (Arthur Miller), June 10–October 22, 2017

The Creditors (August Strindberg, David Greig), November 2017

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American Shakespeare Center, Staunton, Virginia

The Fair Maid of Exchange (Thomas Heywood), March 22–April 6, 2017

The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare), January 13–April 8, 2017

Coriolanus (William Shakespeare), January 19–April 8, 2017

The School for Scandal (Richard Brinsley Sheridan), February 2–April 9, 2017

Our Town (Thornton Wilder), to June 9, 2017 [On tour through March 2017]

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), to June 10, 2017 [On tour through March 2017]

Goodnight Desdemona, Good Morning Juliet (Ann-Marie MacDonald), April 26–June 10, 2017

Two Gentlemen of Verona (William Shakespeare), to June 11, 2017 [On tour through March 2017]

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), Summer–Fall 2017

Love's Labor's Lost (William Shakespeare), Summer–Fall 2017

Henry VI, Part 3 (William Shakespeare), Fall 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), Fall 2017–Spring 2018 [including tour]

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), Fall 2017–Spring 2018 [including tour]

Sense and Sensibility (Jane Austen), Fall 2017–Spring 2018 [including tour]

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Aquila Theatre, New York, New York

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), touring through spring 2017

Murder on the Nile (Agatha Christie), touring through spring 2017

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Arena Stage, Washington, D.C.

Roe (Lisa Loomer), to February 19, 2017

Watch on the Rhine (Lillian Hellman), February 2–March 5, 2017

Intelligence (Jacqueline E. Lawton), February 24–April 2, 2017

A Raisin in the Sun (Lorraine Hansberry), March 31–April 30, 2017

Smart People (Lydia R. Diamond), April 14–May 21, 2017

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Atlanta Shakespeare Company/The New American Shakespeare Tavern, Atlanta, Georgia

Doctor Faustus (Christopher Marlowe), to January 29, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), February 2–26, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), March 2–26, 2017

The Canterbury Tales (Geoffrey Chaucer), March 30–April 23, 2017

Comedy of Errors (William Shakespeare), April 27–May 21, 2017

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (William Shakespeare), May 26–June 11, 2017

Richard III (William Shakespeare), June 15–25, 2017

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Babes With Blades Theatre Company, Chicago, Illinois

Henry V (William Shakespeare), February 18–April 1, 2017

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The Baltimore Shakespeare Factory, Baltimore, Maryland

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), March 31–April 23, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), July 7–30, 2017

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), July 28–August 20, 2017

The Sea Voyage (John Fletcher, Philip Massinger), November 3–19, 2017

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BAM, Brooklyn, New York

The Beauty Queen of Leenane (Martin McDonagh), to February 5, 2017

A Man of Good Hope (Jonny Steinberg, Isango Ensemble), February 15–19, 2017

Escaped Alone (Caryl Churchill), February 15–26, 2017

887 (Robert Lepage), March 16–26, 2017

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Bard on the Beach Shakespeare Festival, Vancouver, British Columbia

Shylock (Mark Leiren-Young), September 6–15, 2017

The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare), June 22–September 16, 2017

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (William Shakespeare), June 29–September 17, 2017

The Winter's Tale (William Shakespeare), June 8–September 22, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), June 1–September 23, 2017

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Bards of Birmingham Theatre Company, Birmingham, Alabama

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), opens April 14, 2017

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Bedlam, New York, New York

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), January 13–February 12, 2017 [Princeton, New Jersey]

Saint Joan (George Bernard Shaw), January 13–February 12, 2017 [Princeton, New Jersey]

Cry Havoc! (Stephan Wolfert), March 15–April 23, 2017

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Brave Spirits, Alexandria, Virginia

'Tis Pity She's a Whore (John Ford), March 30–April 23 2017

A King and No King (Francis Beaumont, John Fletcher), March 30–April 23 2017

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California Shakespeare Theater, Berkeley, California

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), May 24–June 18, 2017

The Glass Menagerie (Tennessee Williams), July 5–30, 2017

black odyssey (Marcus Gardley), August 9–September 3, 2017

Measure for Measure (William Shakespeare), September 20–October 3, 2017

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Chesapeake Shakespeare Company, Baltimore, Maryland

Richard III (William Shakespeare), February 10–March 5, 2017

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), March 17–April 9, 2017

The Fantasticks (Harvey Schmidt, Tom Jones), April 21–May 21, 2017

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), June 16–July 23, 2017

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Chicago Shakespeare Theater on Navy Pier, Chicago, Illinois

King Charles III (Mike Bartlett), to January 15, 2017

The Book of Joseph (Karen Hartman), January 29–March 5, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), February 25–March 25, 2017

Love's Labor's Lost (William Shakespeare), February 7–March 26, 2017

Gravedigger's Hamlet, Spring 2017

Shakespeare In Love (Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard, Lee Hall), April 15–June 11, 2017

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Cincinnati Shakespeare Company, Cincinnati, Ohio

Henry VI: The Wars of the Roses Continues (William Shakespeare), January 20–February 11, 2017

Richard III (William Shakespeare), February 17–March 11, 2017

A Raisin in the Sun (Lorraine Hansberry), March 24–April 15, 2017

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), April 28–May 20, 2017

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Commonwealth Shakespeare Company, Boston, Massachusetts

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), May 8–16, 2017

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Creation Theatre, Oxford, England

1984 (George Orwell, Jonathan Holloway), February 5–March 5, 2017

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The EmilyAnn Theatre & Gardens, Wimberley, Texas

Ther Secret Garden (Marsha Norman, Lucy Simon), February 3–26, 2017

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The Ensemble Shakespeare Theater Company, Pasadena, California

Lear's Shadow (Brian Elerding), Spring, 2017

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First Folio Theatre, Oak Brook, Illinois

Captain Blood! (Rafael Sabatini, David Rice), January 25–February 26, 2017

Silent Sky (Lauren Gunderson), March 29–April 30, 2017

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), July 12–August 20, 2017

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Folger Theatre, Washington, D.C.

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), January 24–March 5, 2017

Timon of Athens (William Shakespeare), May 9–June 11, 2017

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Ford's Theatre, Washington, D.C.

Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf (Edward Albee), January 21–February 19, 2017

Ragtime (Terrence McNally, Stephen Flaherty, Lynn Ahrens), March 10–May 20, 2017

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Freewill Shakespeare Festival, Edmonton, Alberta

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), June 20–July 16, 2017

The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare), June 20–July 16, 2017

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GableStage at the Biltmore, Coral Gables, Florida

Between Riverside and Crazy (Stephen Adly Guirgis), January 21–February 19, 2017

Dry Powder (Sarah Burgess), March 25–April 23, 2017

The Legend of Georgia McBride (Matthew Lopez), May 27–June 25, 2017

Informed Consent (Deborah Zo Laufer), July 29–August 27, 2017

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Great Lakes Theater, Cleveland, Ohio

Wait Until Dark (Frederick Knott), February 17–March 12, 2017

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), March 31–April 15, 2017

Forever Plaid (Stuart Ross), May 5–21, 2017

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Guthrie Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota

The Royal Family (George S. Kaufman, Edna Ferber), January 28–March 19, 2017

King Lear (William Shakespeare), February 11–April 2, 2017

The Bluest Eye (Toni Morrison, adapted by Lydia R. Diamond), April 15–May 21, 2017

Refugia (The Moving Company), May 13–June 11, 2017

Sunday in the Park with George (Stephen Sondheim, James Lapine), June 17–August 20, 2017

Native Gardens (Karen Zacarías), July 15–August 20, 2017

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Harrisburg Shakespeare Company, Gamut Theatre Group, Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

The Brementown Musicians, to January 28, 2017

R.U.R. (Karel Capek), February 11–26, 2017

The Snow Queen, March 8–25, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), March 17–26, 2017

Pinocchio, April 19–May 11, 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), June 2–17, 2017

The Ugly Duckling, July 12–August 19, 2017

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Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival, Cold Spring, New York

The Book of Will (Lauren Gunderson), June 8–September 4, 2017

Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen, Kate Hamill), June 8–September 4, 2017

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), June 8–September 4, 2017

The General From America (Richard Nelson), June 8–September 4, 2017

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), June 8–September 4, 2017

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Idaho Shakespeare Festival, Boise, Idaho

Wait Until Dark (Frederick Knott), May 26–July 30, 2017

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), June 2–25, 2017

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Alan Menken, Stephen Scwartz, Peter Parnelle), June 30–September 1, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), August 4–September 3, 2017

The Hound of the Baskervilles (Arthur Conan Doyle, Steven Canny, John Nicholson), September 8–October 1, 2017

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Independent Shakespeare Company, Los Angeles, California

The Snow Geese (Sharr White), March 18–April 15, 2017

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Kentucky Shakespeare, Louisville, Kentucky

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), April 9–May 19, 2017 [Shakespeare in the Parks Tour]

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), May 31–July 22, 2017

Richard II (William Shakespeare), June 15–July 22, 2017

Julius Caesare (William Shakespeare), June 29–July 22, 2017

The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare), July 26–29, 2017

Kiss Me Kate (Cole Porter, Samuel Spewack, Bella Spewack), August 1–6, 2017

Shakespeare in Dance (Louisville Ballet), August 9–13, 2017

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Kingsmen Shakespeare Festival, Thousand Oaks, California

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), June 30–July 16, 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), July 21–August 6, 2017

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Laboratory Theater of Florida, Fort Myers, Florida

Mothers and Sons (Terrence McNally), to January 21, 2017

Burn This (Lanford Wilson), February 3–25, 2017

Play On! (Rick Abbot), March 10–April 1, 2017

The Last Night of Ballyhoo (Alfred Uhry), April 14–30, 2017

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Lantern Theater Company, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Informed Consent (Deborah Zoe Laufer), to February 12, 2017

Coriolanus (William Shakespeare), March 9–April 16, 2017

The Gospel According to Thomas Jefferson, Charles Dickens, and Count Leo Tolstoy: Discord (Scott Carter), to July 2, 2017

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Lincoln Center Theater, New York, New York

The Babylon Line (Richard Greenberg), to January 22, 2017

Oslo (Beaumont) (J.T. Rogers), March 23–June 18, 2017

The Glass Menagerie (Tennessee Williams), Febraury 7–July 2, 2017 [Golden Theatre on Broadway]

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Long Beach Shakespeare Company, Long Beach, California

Sherlock Holmes: The Adventure of the Speckled Band (Arthur Conan Doyle), January 13–22, 2017

Measure for Measure (William Shakespeare), February 24–March 18, 2017

Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), March 31–April 9, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), April 21–29, 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), May 26–June 17, 2017

America in Words & Music, July 14–29, 2017

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), August 25–September 16, 2017

Old Time Radio Horror Classics, October 13–29, 2017

The Wakefield Second Shepherds Play, November 24–December 17, 2017

A Christmas Carol (Charles Dickens), December 21–23, 2017

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The Media Theatre, Media, Pennsylvania

Disney's Cinderella Kids (Mack David, Al Hoffman, Jerry Livingston, Marcy Heister), January 21–February 19, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), January 25–February 19, 2017

Side Show (Bill Russell, Henry Krieger), March 8–26, 2017

West Side Story (Jerome Robbins, Arthur Laurents, Leonard Bernstein, Stephen Sondheim), April 19–June 18, 2017

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Michigan Shakespeare Festival, Jackson and Canton, Michigan

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), Summer 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), Summer 2017

The Seagull (Anton Chekhov), Summer 2017

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National Players touring company, Olney, Maryland

The Giver (Lois Lowry, Eric Coble), to May 2017 [tour]

The Grapes of Wrath (John Steinbeck, Frank Galati), to May 2017 [tour]

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), to May 2017 [tour]

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National Theatre, London, England

The Red Barn (David Hare), to January 17, 2017

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time (Mark Haddon, Simon Stephens), to January 21, 2017 [Gielgud Theatre]

Amadeus (Peter Shaffer), to January 26, 2017

Peter Pan (JM Barre, Sally Cookson), to January 28, 2017

Dublin Oldschool (Emmet Kirwan), January 24–31, 2017

The Inspector Calls (JB Priestley), to February 4, 2017 [Playhouse Theatre]

Hedda Gabler (Henrik Ibsen, Patrick Marber), to February 11, 2017

Us/Them (Carly Wijs), January 16–February 18, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), February 11–18, 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), February 11–18, 2017

This House (James Graham) to February 25, 2017 [Garrick Theatre]

Lost Without Words (Improbable), March 4–18, 2017

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), from February 2017

Ugly Lies the Bone (Lindsey Ferrentino), from March 2017

Consent (Nina Raine), April 2017

Angels in America (Tony Kusher), from May 2017

Salomé (Yaël Farber), from May 2017

Barber Shop Chronicles (Inua Ellams), from June 2017

Mosquitoes (Lucy Kirkwood), from July 2017

Jane Eyre (Charlotte Brontë, adapted by Bristol Old Vic), April-August 2017 [on tour]

War Horse (Michael Morpurgo, Nick Stafford), September 15, 2017–April 7, 2018 [UK tour]

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), 2018

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New Fortune Theatre Company, San Diego, California

Les Liaisons Dangereuses (Christopher Hampton), to January 28, 2017

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New Orleans Shakespeare Festival at Tulane, New Orleans, Louisiana

The Two Gentlemen of Verona (William Shakespeare), to January 20, 2017

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New Victory Theater, New York, New York

Oh Boy! (Théâtre de Phare), to January 15, 2017

Elephand & Piggie (Mo Willems), January 28–February 5, 2017

Water on Mars (Plastic Boom), February 10–26, 2017

Aging Magician (Beth Morrison Projects, VisionIntoArt, Brookly Youth Chorus), March 3–12, 2017

The Way Back Home (Teater Refleksions, Branar Téatar, Oliver Jeffers), March 10–26, 2017

Marcus Gardley's X (The Acting Company), March 17–25, 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), March 19–26, 2017

Something (Liberi Di…Physical Theatre), March 31–April 16, 2017

Nivelli's War (Cahoots NI), April 28–May 7, 2017

Grug and the Rainbow (Windmill Theatre Company, Ted Prior), May 13–21, 2017

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Next Stop Theatre Company, Herndon, Virginia

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), January 19–February 12, 2017

K2 (Patrick Meyers), April 6–30, 2017

Urinetown, the Musical (Mark Hollman, Greg Kotis), May 25–June 25, 2017

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Ohio Shakespeare Festival, Akron, Ohio

Lone Star (James McLure), February 10–18, 2017

The Upstart Crow (Vincent Dowling), February 9-19, 2017

The Comedy of Errors (William Shakespeare), April 14–30, 2017

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), June 30–July 16, 2017

The Winter's Tale (William Shakespeare), July 28–August 13, 2017

The Three Musketeers (Tess Burgler, Joe Pine, Scott Campbell), September 22–October 8, 2017

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The Old Globe, San Diego, California

Picasso at the Lapin Agile (Steve Martin), February 4–March 12, 2017

The Blameless (Nick Gandiello), Febraury 25–March 26, 2017

Red Velvet (Lolita Chakrabarti), March 25–April 30, 2017

Skeleton Crew (Dominique Morisseau), April 8–May 7, 2017

The Old Man and the Old Moon (PigPen Theatre Company), May 13–June 18, 2017

The Imaginary Invalid (Molière), May 27–June 25, 2017

Richard II (William Shakespeare), June 11–July 15, 2017

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), August 6–September 10, 2017

Guys and Dolls (Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling, Abe Burrows), July 2–August 13, 2017

Robin Hood (Ken Ludwig), July 22–August 27, 2017

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Olney Theatre Center, Olney, Maryland

Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street (Hugh Wheeler, Stephen Sondheim), February 1–March 5, 2017

Fickle: A Fancy French Farce (Pierre de Marivaux, Meg Miorshnik), March 1–April 2, 2017

The Magic Play (Andrew Hinderaker), April 12–May 7, 2017

Topdog/Underdog (Suzan-Lori Parks), May 17–June 11, 2017

My Fair Lady (Alan Jay Lerner, Frederick Loewe), June 21–July 25, 2017

Thurgood (George Stevens Jr.), July 19–Augsut 20, 2017

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Oregon Shakespeare Festival, Ashland, Oregon

Mojada (Luis Alfaro), February 19–July 6, 2017

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), June 6–October 13, 2017

Disney's Beauty and the Beast (Alan Menken, Howard Ashman, Tim Rice, Linda Woolverton), June 7–October 14, 2017

The Odyssey (Homer), June 8–October 14, 2017

Henry IV, Part One (William Shakespeare), February 23–October 28, 2017

Hannah and the Dread Gazebo (Jiehae Park), March 29–October 28, 2017

UniSon (August Wilson, UNIVERSES), April 19–October 28, 2017

Off the Rails (Randy Reinholz), July 27–October 28, 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), February 17–October 29, 2017

Shakespeare in Love (Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard, Lee Hall), February 18–October 29, 2017

Henry IV, Part Two (William Shakespeare), July 4–October 29, 2017

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Orlando Shakespeare Theater in Partnership with UCF, Orlando, Florida

Blackberry Winter (Steve Yockey), to February 5, 2017

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), Febraury 22–March 25, 2017

The Great Gatsby (F. Scott Fitzgerald, Simon Levy), February 8–March 26, 2017

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), March 29–April 30, 2017

Pinkalicious, the Musical (Elizabeth Kann, Victoria Kann, John Gregor), April 6–May 7, 2017

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PacRep Theatre, Carmel-by-the-Sea, California

Dreamwork's Madagascar, LIVE! (Keven Del Aguila, George Noriega, Joel Someillan), February 2–26, 2017

Disney's The Jungle Book, Kids (Richard M. Sherman, Robert B. Sherman, Terry Gilkyson, Marcy Heisler, Bryan Louiselle), March 17–APril 9, 2017

Betrayal (Harold Pinter), May 11–28, 2017

Peter and the Starcatcher (June 15–July 16, 2017), Rick Elice

Hooray for Hollywood: A Tribute to Movie Musicals, August 3–September 3, 2017

Peter Pan (J. M. Barrie), August 17–September 24, 2017

Cyrano, September 28–October 15, 2017

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), October 19–November 5, 2017

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The Pearl Theatre Company, New York, New York

Vanity Fair (William Thackary, Kate Hamill), March 24–April 23, 2017

Rhinoceros (Eugene Ionesco), April 14–May 13, 2017

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The Philadelphia Artists' Collective, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

The White Devil (John Webster), May 2017

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Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Park, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Henry V (William Shakespeare), September 2017

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The Public Theater, New York, New York

Saint Joan (David Byrne), February 14–March 19, 2017

The Outer Space (Ethan Lipton), February 24–April 2, 2017

Gently Down the Stream (Martin Sherman), March 14–April 16, 2017

Latin History for Morons (John Leguizamo), March 17–April 23, 2017

Hamilton (Lin-Manuel Miranda), to May 21, 2016 [Richard Rodgers Theatre]

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Reduxion Theatre, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), February 10–March 4, 2017

Reduxion Devised (Tonia Sina), April 21–May 6, 2017

Hello Again (Michael John LaChiusa), June 16–July 8, 2017

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Riverside Theatre, Iowa City, Iowa

A View from the Bridge (Arthur Miller), January 20–February 12, 2017

Lady Macbeth and Her Pal Megan (Megan Gogerty), February 24–March 12, 2017

Relativity (Mark St. Germain), April 14–30, 2017

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Royal Shakespeare Company, Stratford-upon-Avon and London, England

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), to January 21, 2017

The Two Noble Kinsmen (William Shakespeare, John Fletcher), to February 7, 2017

The Seven Acts of Mercy (Anders Lustgarten), to February 10, 2017

The Rover (Aphra Behn), to February 11, 2017

Love's Labour's Lost (William Shakespeare), to March 18, 2017

Love's Labour's Won aka Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), to March 18, 2017

Matilda (Roald Dahl, Dennis Kelly, Tim Minchen), to May 28, 2017 [Cambridge Theatre]

Snow in Midsummer (France Ya-Chu Cowhig), February 23–March 25, 2017

The Hypocrite (Richard Bean), March 30–April 29, 2017

Venus and Adonis (William Shakespeare), July 26–August 4, 2017

Titus Andronicus (William Shakespeare), June 23–September 2, 2017

Salome (Oscar Wilde), June 2–September 6, 2017

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), March 11–September 7, 2017

Julius Caesar (William Shakespeare), March 3–September 9, 2017

Vice Versa (Phil Porter), May 11–September 9, 2017

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The Rustic Mechanicals from the Vintage Theatre Company, Clarksburg, West Virginia

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), 2016 [Tour]

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), 2016 [Tour]

The Merchant of Venice (William Shakespeare), 2016 [Tour]

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San Francisco Shakespeare Festival, San Francisco, California

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), to March 5, 2017 [Tour]

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Seattle Public Theater at the Bathhouse, Seattle, Washington

The Liar (David Ives), January 26–February19, 2017

Grounded (George Brant), March 23–April 16, 2017

Grand Concourse (Heidi Schreck), May 18–June 11, 2017

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Seattle Shakespeare Company, Seattle, Washington

Bring Down the House (Henry VI) (William Shakespeare, Rosa Joshi, Kate Wisniewski), January 25–March 12, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), May 3–21, 2017

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Shakespeare and Company, Lenox, Massachusetts

St. Petersburg: 1913 (Robert Sugarman), January 14, 2017

The Clean House (Sarah Ruhl), January 14, 2017

Curse of the Starving Class (Sam Shepard), January 14, 2017

Beyond the Veil (Emily Devoti), January 15, 2017

The Cherry Orchard (Anton Chekov), January 15, 2017

Lovers' Spat: Shakespeare's Famous Couples' Encounters, February 18–19, 2017

Emilie: La Marquise Du Chatelet Defends Her Life Tonight (Lauren Gunderson), March 30–April 9, 2017

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Shakespeare Dallas, Dallas, Texas

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), Summer 2017

Quixote (Cerbantes, Octavio Solis), Summer 2017

Titus Andronicus (William Shakespeare), Fall 2017

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Shakespeare in Action, Toronto, Canada

Shakespeare Meets Hip Hop, April 24-May 12, 2017 (tour)

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The Shakespeare Project of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois

King John (William Shakespeare), January 13–17, 2017

The Changeling (Thomas Middleton, William Rowley), February 24–28, 2017

Love's Labours Lost (William Shakespeare), May 5–9, 2017

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Shakespeare's Globe, London, England

The Little Matchgirl and Other Happier Tales (Hans Christian Andersen and others), to January 22, 2017

All the Angels (Nick Drake), to February 12, 2017

The White Devil (John Webster), January 26–April 16, 2017

Othello (William Shakespeare), February 23–April 16, 2017

Nell Gwynn (Jessica Swale), March 1–May 13, 2017 [including UK Tour]

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), April 22–July 9, 2017

Tristan & Yseult (Carl Grose, Anna Maria Murphy), June 13–24, 2017

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), May 18–August 5, 2017

Boudica (Tristan Bernays), September 8–October 1, 2017

King Lear (William Shakespeare), August 10–October 14, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), July 14–October 15, 2017

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Shakespeare Republic, Australia

#LoveTheBard, Season One, shakespearerepublic.com/episodes/

#LoveTheBard, Season Two, shakespearerepublic.com/episodes/

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Shakespeare Theatre Company, Washington, D.C.

King Charles III (Mike Bartlett), February 7–March 12, 2017

The Select (The Sun Also Rises) (Elevator Repair Service), February 18–April 2, 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), April 25–May 28, 2017

The School for Lies (David Ives, Molière), May 30–July 2, 2017

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Shaw Festival, Niagara-on-the-Lake, Ontario

Middletown (Will Eno), July 13–September 10, 2017

Androcles and the Lion (Bernard Shaw), June 6–October 7, 2017

Wilde Tales: Stories for Young and Old by Oscar Wilde (Adapted by Kate Hennig), June 8–October 7. 2017

1837: The Farmers' Revolt (Rick Salutin, Theatre Passe Muraille), May 7–October 8, 2017

1979 (Michael Healey), May 20–October 14, 2017

Dracula (Bram Stoker, Liz Lochhead), July 8–October 14, 2017

An Octoroon (Branden Jacobs-Jenkins), July 16–October 14, 2017

Me and My Girl (L. Arthur Rose, Douglas Furber, Stephen Fry, Mike Ockrent, Noel Gay), April 5–October 15, 2017

The Madness of George III (Alan Bennett), April 11–October 15, 2017

Saint Joan (Bernard Shaw), May 3–October 15, 2017

Dancing at Lughnasa (Brian Friel), May 14–October 15, 2017

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Signature Theatre, Arlington, Virginia

Mrs. Miller Does Her Thing (James Lapine), February 28–March 26, 2017

Midwestern Gothic (Royce Vavrek, Josh Schmidt), March 14–April 30, 2017

Jesus Christ Superstar (Tim Rice, Andrew Lloyd Webber), May 9–July 2, 2017

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Silicon Valley Shakespeare, San Jose, California

The Merry Wives of Windsor (William Shakespeare), June 9–25, 2017

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), July 28–September 1, 2017

Sherlock Holmes and the Adventure of the Suicide Club (Jeffrey Hatcher), August 4–September 3, 2017

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Southwest Shakespeare Company, Mesa, Arizona

Hamlet (William Shakespeare), January 13–28, 2017

Much Ado About Nothing (William Shakespeare), January 14–28, 2017

Swansong (Patrick Page), February 24–March 11, 2017

Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen, adapted by Daniel Elihu Kramer), March 24–April 8, 2017

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St. Ann's Warehouse, Brooklyn, New York

The Tempest (William Shakespeare), January 13–February 2, 2017

946: The Amazing Story of Adolphus Tips (Michael Morpurgo, Emma Rice), March 14–April 9, 2017

Arlington (Enda Walsh), May 3–28, 2017

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Stratford Festival, Stratford, Ontario

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), opens May 29, 2017

Guys and Dolls (Damon Runyon, Frank Loesser, Abe Burrows, Jo Swerling), opens May 30, 2017

HMS Pinafore (W.S. Gilbert, Arthur Sullivan), opens May 31, 2017

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), opens June 1, 2017

Timon of Athens (William Shakespeare), opens June 2, 2017

Treasure Island (Robert Louis Stevenson), opens June 3, 2017

The School For Scandal (Richard Brinsely Sheridan), opens June 3, 2017

The Changeling (Thomas Middleton), opens June 15, 2017

Bakkhai (Euripedes, Jillian Keiley), opens June 16, 2017

The Virgini Trial (Kate Hennig), opens June 27, 2017

Tartuffe (Molière), opens August 17, 2017

The Madwoman of Chaillot (Jean Giraudoux), opens August 18, 2017

The Breathing Hole (Colleen Murphy), opens August 18, 2017

The Komagata Maru Incident (Sharon Pollock), opens August 19, 2017

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Sweet Tea Shakespeare, Fayetteville, North Carolina

Antony and Cleopatra (William Shakespeare), to January 21, 2017

Saint Joan (George Bernard Shaw), March 1–4, 2017

Paradise Lost (John Milton), March 2–4, 2017

Othello (William Shakespeare), June 1–11, 2017

Cymbeline (William Shakespeare), July 6–16, 2017

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Synetic Theater, Arlington, Virginia

Sleeping Beauty (Grimm Brothers), to January 15, 2017

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), February 15–March 26, 2017

The Hunchback of Notre Dame (Victor Hugo), May 10–June 18, 2017

Carmen (Georges Bizet), July 19–August 13, 2017

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Ten Thousand Things Theatre Company, Minneapolis, Minnesota

Fiddler on the Roof (Jerry Block, Sheldon Harnick, Joseph Stein), February 16–March 19, 2017

Intimate Apparel (Lynn Nottage), May 12–June 4, 2017

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Theater at Monmouth, Monmouth, Maine

The Tale of Princess Kaguya (Max Waszak, adaptor), April 24–May 26, 2017 [Page to Stage Tour]

The Learned Ladies (Molière), Summer 2017

Three Days of Rain (Richard Greenberg), Summer 2017

Othello (William Shakespeare), Summer 2017

Red Velvet (Lolita Chakrabarti), Summer 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), Summer 2017

My Father's Dragon (Dawn McAndrews), Summer 2017

Peter and the Starcatcher (Roger Rees, Alex Timbers, Dave Barry, Ridley Pearson), Fall 20017

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Theatre 2020, Brooklyn, New York

Sweeney Todd (Stephen Sondheim, Hugh Wheeler), February–March, 2017

Macbeth (William Shakespeare), Spring, 2017

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Theatre for a New Audience, Brooklyn, New York

The Skin of Our Teeth (Thornton Wilder), February 12–March 19, 2017

Happy Days (Samuel Beckett), April 23–May 28, 2017

Measure for Measure (William Shakespeare), June 16–July 17, 2017

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Theatreworks, Colorado Springs, Colorado

The Hairy Ape (Eugene O'Neill), February 9–26, 2017

Cabaret (John Kander, Joe Masteroff, Fred Ebb), March 16–26, 2017

Pride and Prejudice (Jane Austen, Marcus Goodwin), April 20–May 7, 2017

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Titan Theatre, New York, New York

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), March 24–April 9, 2017

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Utah Shakespeare Festival, Cedar City, Utah

Romeo and Juliet (William Shakespeare), July 1–August 31, 2017

As You Like It (William Shakespeare), June 29–September 1, 2017

Guys and Dolls (Frank Loesser, Jo Swerling, Abe Burrows), July 3–September 1, 2017

Shakespeare in Love (Marc Norman, Tom Stoppard, Lee Hall), June 30–September 2, 2017

A Midsummer Night's Dream (William Shakespeare), July 4–October 21, 2017

Treasure Island (Robert Louis Stevenson, Mary Zimmerman), July 5–September 2, 2017

How to Fight Loneliness (Neil LaBute), August 25–October 14, 2017

William Shakespeare's Long Lost First Play (Abridged), Reed Martin, Austin Tichenor), July 28–October 21, 2017

The Tavern (George M. Cohen), September 19–October 21, 2017

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Wildflower Women's Ensemble, Sacramento, California

The Taming of the Shrew (William Shakespeare), May 7–9, 2017

Othello (William Shakespeare), August, 2017

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Woodward Shakespeare Festival, Fresno, California

Twelfth Night (William Shakespeare), June 15–July 8, 2017

Titus Andronicus (William Shakespere), August 3–26, 2017

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WSC Avant Bard, Arlington, Virginia

The Gospel at Colonus (Lee Brewer, Bob Telson), February 23–March 26, 2017

King Lear (William Shakespeare), May 25–June 25, 2017

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