Santa Cruz Shakespeare

Santa Cruz Shakespeare's 2019 season plans to captivate audiences with summer performances that will offer comedic thrills, mystic revelations and modern twists. The festival starts with an off-beat and unique adaptation of Jane Austen’s Pride and Prejudice by Kate Hamill and directed by Paul Mullins. The Comedy of Errors directed by locally acclaimed director Kirsten Brandt begins July 23rd. The festival’s final repertory production starting will be Shakespeare’s romantic pastoral The Winter’s Tale directed by Raelle Myrick-Hodges and featuring renown Shakespearean actor Ian Merrill Peakes as King Leontes. Santa Cruz Shakespeare will also continue the tradition of showcasing the season’s intern acting company with its celebratory Fringe production, The Two Noble Kinsmen by William Shakespeare and John Fletcher, directed by Dash Waterbury. Tickets on sale now!