Griffith Park Free Shakespeare Festival

Repeats every week every Sunday and every Wednesday and every Thursday and every Friday and every Saturday until Sun Sep 01 2019 except Wed Jul 04 2018, Wed Jul 24 2019, Thu Jul 25 2019, Fri Jul 26 2019.
Saturday, June 29, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, June 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, July 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, July 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, July 5, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, July 6, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, July 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, July 10, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, July 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, July 12, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, July 13, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, July 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, July 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, July 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, July 19, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, July 20, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, July 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, July 27, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, July 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, August 1, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, August 2, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, August 3, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, August 4, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, August 7, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, August 8, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, August 9, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, August 10, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, August 11, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, August 14, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, August 15, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, August 16, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, August 17, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, August 18, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, August 21, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, August 22, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, August 23, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, August 24, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, August 25, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Wednesday, August 28, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, August 30, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Saturday, August 31, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Sunday, September 1, 2019 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm
Event Info
Cost: 
Free
Recommended Age: 
6 and up

Another season of free Shakespeare in Griffith Park comes to a close, with two last performances of Twelfth Night.

The 2019 Independent Shakespeare Company presents free Shakespeare in Griffith Park. There will be two plays are performed this summer.

Twelfth Night begins June 29

Pericles begins July 27

Check out our review from a previous season and tips for enjoying the evening.

There is no seating at the venue; bring your own blanket or low-backed lawn chair. It can get pretty chilly in the evenings so you'll want a jacket. Concessions are available for purchase, or you can bring your own picnic.

Parking is free and plentiful, but can be a little confusing. Check the website for directions. 

Select dates have pre-show activities:

Players in the Park begin at 5:00pm

Free workshops for families about the play and Shakespeare's language. Participants take a backstage tour, and try out the ISC stage. Dates 2019: July 14, August 10, August 18, and August 25. Reservations Recommended: cronk@iscla.org or call (818) 710-6306.

Festival Arts Partners begin at 6:30pm
Invertigo Dance Theatre: July 12, 13, 14, 19, 21

Salon Series begin at 6pm
Discussions about the intersection between Shakespeare and contemporary culture
July 11, July 20,  August 8.

Themed Nights

SILLY SOCK NIGHT:  July 7
FAMILY NIGHT: July 14;  August 25
CIVIC ENGAGEMENT NIGHT:July 5, August 2
TWIN NIGHT: July 19
AUDIENCE POTLUCK: July 17, August 15
GREEK GODS NIGHT: August 9
PIRATE NIGHT: August 17
DANDY NIGHT: August 24

Reservations Recommended: cronk@iscla.org or call (818) 710-6306

Griffith Park - site of the Old Zoo
4730 Crystal Springs Drive
90027 Los Angeles , CA 34° 8' 33.2376" N, 118° 17' 10.1976" W
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